# What is two-fifths of twenty-five?

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May 14, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

To multiply a fraction by a natural number you have to multiply the numerator by the number and leave the denominator unchanged:

May 1, 2018

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

We can work this out by realising that 'fifths' means that a number is broken down into

So, One fifth of

One fifth

Two fifths just means two of the equal parts.

Two fifths of

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