# What is 1/4 times 2? - Fraction Multiplication

getcalc.com's **two fractions multiplication calculator** is an online basic math function tool to find what's the equivalent fraction for multiplying a fraction to a whole number, 1/4 times 2. In mathematics, every integer is a rational number, hence a whole number 2 can be written as 2/1.

1/4 x 2 = 2/4 as simplified as 1/2 in fraction form.

1/4 x 2 = 0.5 in decimal form.

This calculator, formula, step by step calculation and associated information for product of two fractions, 1/4 multiplied to 2 may help students, teachers, parents or professionals to learn, teach, practice or verify such multiplication calculations efficiently.

## How to Find Fraction for 1/4 Multiplied to 2?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find an equivalent fraction for multiplying 1/4 to a whole number 2.

__Problem and Workout__

Find what's 1/4 times of 2 in fraction form?

step 1 Address *formula*, input parameters and values.

Input values:

1/4 & 2/1

1/4x2= ?

step 2 Multiply both numerators

= 1 x 2

= 2

step 3 Multiply both denominators

= 4 x 1

= 4

step 4 Use above values of step 2 & 3, and rewrite as below

= 2/4

**2/4** is an equivalent fraction for 1/4 times of 2, and its simplified term is 1/2.