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Multiplication and Division Problems: Hop to the Answer

In this worksheet, students resolve multiplication and division problems by using the idea of hopping along a number line to reach a target number.

'Multiplication and Division Problems: Hop to the Answer' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   Word Problems

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

This worksheet is related to multiplication and division problems.

 

Example
How many hops are needed to reach 24?

 

 

Answer

Hops land on 4, 8, 12, 16, 20 and finally 24, which make 6 hops.

How many hops are needed to reach 21?

  +3  
 
0 3 21
7

8

9

How many hops are needed to reach 4? (not to scale!)

  +2  
 
0 2 4
3

2

4

How many hops are needed to reach 40?

  +10  
 
0 10 40
5

9

4

How many hops are needed to reach 40?

  +5  
 
0 5 40
8

0

9

How many hops are needed to reach 20?

  +10  
 
0 10 20
2

3

1

How many hops are needed to reach 15?

  +5  
 
0 5 15
2

3

1

How many hops are needed to reach 24?

  +2  
 
0 2 24
12

13

11

How many hops are needed to reach 17?

  +1  
 
0 1 17
12

17

11

How many hops to reach 40?

  +1  
 
0 1 40
20

6

40

How many hops to reach 22?

  +2  
 
0 2 22
10

11

12

  • Question 1

How many hops are needed to reach 21?

  +3  
 
0 3 21
CORRECT ANSWER
7
EDDIE SAYS
3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21
  • Question 2

How many hops are needed to reach 4? (not to scale!)

  +2  
 
0 2 4
CORRECT ANSWER
2
EDDIE SAYS
2, 4
  • Question 3

How many hops are needed to reach 40?

  +10  
 
0 10 40
CORRECT ANSWER
4
EDDIE SAYS
10, 20, 30, 40
  • Question 4

How many hops are needed to reach 40?

  +5  
 
0 5 40
CORRECT ANSWER
8
EDDIE SAYS
5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40
  • Question 5

How many hops are needed to reach 20?

  +10  
 
0 10 20
CORRECT ANSWER
2
EDDIE SAYS
10, 20
  • Question 6

How many hops are needed to reach 15?

  +5  
 
0 5 15
CORRECT ANSWER
3
EDDIE SAYS
5, 10, 15
  • Question 7

How many hops are needed to reach 24?

  +2  
 
0 2 24
CORRECT ANSWER
12
EDDIE SAYS
2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24
  • Question 8

How many hops are needed to reach 17?

  +1  
 
0 1 17
CORRECT ANSWER
17
EDDIE SAYS
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
  • Question 9

How many hops to reach 40?

  +1  
 
0 1 40
CORRECT ANSWER
40
EDDIE SAYS
1, 2, 3, 4, 5... all the way up to 40!
  • Question 10

How many hops to reach 22?

  +2  
 
0 2 22
CORRECT ANSWER
11
EDDIE SAYS
2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22
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