# How do you simplify #1\frac{5}{8}\times 3\frac{1}{5}#?

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You first convert each mixed fraction to an improper fraction:

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Now we multiply:

We can cancel by factoring:

Now take the

Very details working out so you can see all the steps.

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Cancelling out the 8's

Write

Cancelling out the 5's