What is multiplication?
How do we solve multiplication problems?
Let’s try some examples!
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Multiplication means that you are adding together
the same number a specific amount of times.
Sound confusing? It’s not!
Go to the next slide to see what a multiplication
problems looks like!
Consider the problems 2 x 3
The first number (2) is how many times you will be adding together a
number, or how many groups there are.
The second number (3) is that number that you will be adding together
that amount of times.
So, if you add together 2 groups of 3 you get…
Group 1 Group 2
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Consider the problem 3 x 4
The first number always tells you how many groups there are, so here we
have 3 groups.
The seconds number always tells you how many are in each group, so
there are 4 in each groups.
Group 1 Group 2 Group 3
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