# Math Help - math help

1. ## math help

Find the product. Write in simplest form

1 1/3 times 1 5/8

2. Originally Posted by biggestbernard1
Find the product. Write in simplest form

1 1/3 times 1 5/8
first write as improper fractions (you know how to do that, right?) then use the rule $\frac ab \times \frac cd = \frac {ac}{bd}$. then simplify if possible. you may be able to do it even before you do the multiplication.

can you continue?

3. Originally Posted by biggestbernard1
Find the product. Write in simplest form

1 1/3 times 1 5/8
first this mixed fraction u have to change into improper fraction
1 1/3 = 4/3
1 5/8 = 13/8

4/3* 13/8 = 13/6