Multiply fractions by whole numbers II
To multiply a fraction by a whole number
1. Write the whole number as a fraction with 1 as the denominator.
2. Multiply the numerators.
3. Multiply the denominators.
4. Simplify the answer.
Multiply. Simplify your answer and write it as a proper fraction or as a whole or mixed number.
Write 5 as a fraction.
Multiply the numerators, then multiply the denominators. Simplify the answer.