## What is 1 1/3 times 2 as a fraction?

Here's how to calculate 1 1/3 times 2 as a fraction:

**1. Convert the mixed number to a fraction:**

- Multiply the whole number (1) by the denominator (3): 1 * 3 = 3
- Add the numerator (1): 3 + 1 = 4
- Keep the same denominator (3): 1 1/3 is equivalent to 4/3.

**2. Multiply the fractions:**

- (4/3) * (2/1) = (4 * 2) / (3 * 1) = 8/3

**3. Simplify (if possible):**

- The fraction 8/3 is an improper fraction (the numerator is larger than the denominator). You can leave it as is, or convert it back to a mixed number: 8/3 = 2 2/3

**Therefore, 1 1/3 times 2 is equal to 8/3 or 2 2/3.**