# How do you multiply 8/7 times 3/5?

Mar 18, 2016

$\frac{24}{35}$

#### Explanation:

When you multiply fractions, you multiply the numerators together and the denominators together, so
$\frac{8}{7}$ x $\frac{3}{5}$
becomes
(8 times 3) divided by (7 times 5 ) = $\frac{24}{35}$
This fraction does not simplify so is the finished answer.

Mar 18, 2016

simply
83=24
7
5=35

24/35