# What is one-half of two-thirds?

The question is based on the multiplication of fractions.

## Answer: One-half of two-thirds is equivalent to one-third or 1/2 of 2/3 = 1/3.

One-half of two-thirds can be re-written as 1/2 of 2/3.

**Explanation:**

To multiply any two fractions, we can follow the steps given below:

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

1/2 of 2/3 = ( 1/2 ) × ( 2/3 ) = (1 × 2) / (2 × 3) = 2/6 = 1/3