Calculate: 2 (1)/(3) \times 4 (1)/(5)

Expression: $2 \frac{ 1 }{ 3 } \times 4 \frac{ 1 }{ 5 }$

Convert the mixed number to an improper fraction

$\frac{ 7 }{ 3 } \times 4 \frac{ 1 }{ 5 }$

Convert the mixed number to an improper fraction

$\frac{ 7 }{ 3 } \times \frac{ 21 }{ 5 }$

Cancel out the greatest common factor $3$

$7 \times \frac{ 7 }{ 5 }$

Calculate the product

$\begin{align*}&\frac{ 49 }{ 5 } \\&\begin{array} { l }9 \frac{ 4 }{ 5 },& 9.8\end{array}\end{align*}$