# What is half of 3/8?

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

## Answer: Half of 3/8 is 3/16.

Let us find half of 3/8.

**Explanation:**

We can write half of 3/8 as 1/2 × 3/8.

To multiply fractions, follow the given steps:

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

Now,

1/2 × 3/8 = (1 × 3) / (2 × 8) = 3/16