# What is half of 1/8?

The multiplication of fractions starts with the multiplication of the given numerators, followed by the multiplication of the denominators.

## Answer: Half of 1/8 is 1/16

Let us find half of 1/8.

**Explanation:**

We can write half of 1/8 as 1/2 × 1/8

To multiply fractions through the following steps:

- Multiply the numerators.
- Multiply the denominators.
- Reduce the resultant fraction to its lowest terms.

Now,

1/2 × 1/8 = (1 × 1) / (2 × 8) = 1/16