Evaluate: (2)/(3) \times 5

Expression: $\frac{ 2 }{ 3 } \times 5$

Use $a=\frac{ a }{ 1 }$ to convert the expression into a fraction

$\frac{ 2 }{ 3 } \times \frac{ 5 }{ 1 }$

To multiply the fractions, multiply the numerators and denominators separately

$\frac{ 2 \times 5 }{ 3 \times 1 }$

Multiply the numbers

$\frac{ 10 }{ 3 \times 1 }$

Any expression multiplied by $1$ remains the same

$\begin{align*}&\frac{ 10 }{ 3 } \\&\begin{array} { l }3 \frac{ 1 }{ 3 },& 3.\overset{ \cdot }{ 3 } \end{array}\end{align*}$