What is 8 out of 40 in a fraction
It already is a fraction. You just need to simplify.
8 out of 40 expressed as a fraction is 1/5. All you have to do is to write it as 8/40 and then divide both the numerator and the denominator by the greatest common factor, which is 8, to get 1/5.
8/40 or 1/5