## What is 1 1/4 times 5 as a fraction?

Let's break down how to solve this problem step-by-step:

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

- 1 1/4 is the same as (1 * 4 + 1) / 4 = 5/4

**2. Multiply the fraction by 5:**

- (5/4) * 5 = 25/4

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

- 25/4 can be simplified to
**6 1/4**

**Therefore, 1 1/4 times 5 is equal to 6 1/4.**