# Know Your Multiplication: Multiply by 2

In this worksheet, students learn to multiply by 2.

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Number: Multiplication and Division

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Multiplication/Division Facts (2, 5, 10)

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

This worksheet is about multiplying by 2.

Example

There are 8 birds here.

Each bird has 2 legs.

We want to work out how many legs there are in total.

What is 8 times 2?

In total, there are 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2  = 16 legs

What is 2 times 8?

2 × 8 = 16

8 × 2 = 16

Here are 9 birds.

Each bird has 2 legs

We want to work out how many legs there are in total.

What is 9 times 2?

Here are 5 birds.

Each bird has 2 legs.

We want to work out how many legs there are in total.

What is 5 times 2?

Here are 6 sleds.

Each sled has 2 children.

We want to work out how many children there are in total.

What is 6 times 2?

Here are 8 bunnies.

Each bunny has 2 ears.

We want to work out how many ears there are in total.

What is 8 times 2?

Here are 15 bunnies.

Each bunny has 2 ears.

We want to work out how many ears there are in total.

What is 15 times 2?

Here are 7 sleds.

Each sled has 2 children.

We want to work out how many children there are in total.

What is 7 times 2?

Here are 12 bunnies.

Each bunny has 2 ears.

We want to work out how many ears there are in total.

What is 12 times 2?

Here are 10 bunnies.

Each bunny has 2 ears.

We want to work out how many ears there are in total.

What is 10 times 2?

Here are 4 birds.

Each bird has 2 legs.

We want to work out how many legs there are in total.

What is 4 times 2?

Here are 5 sleds.

Each sled has 2 children.

We want to work out how many children there are in total.

What is 5 times 2?

• Question 1

Here are 9 birds.

Each bird has 2 legs

We want to work out how many legs there are in total.

What is 9 times 2?

18
EDDIE SAYS

9 x 2 = 18

2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 = 18

• Question 2

Here are 5 birds.

Each bird has 2 legs.

We want to work out how many legs there are in total.

What is 5 times 2?

10
EDDIE SAYS

5 x 2 = 10

2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 = 10

• Question 3

Here are 6 sleds.

Each sled has 2 children.

We want to work out how many children there are in total.

What is 6 times 2?

12
EDDIE SAYS

6 x 2 = 12

2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 = 12

• Question 4

Here are 8 bunnies.

Each bunny has 2 ears.

We want to work out how many ears there are in total.

What is 8 times 2?

16
EDDIE SAYS

8 x 2 = 16

2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 = 16

• Question 5

Here are 15 bunnies.

Each bunny has 2 ears.

We want to work out how many ears there are in total.

What is 15 times 2?

30
EDDIE SAYS

15 x 2 = 30

2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2+ 2 = 30

• Question 6

Here are 7 sleds.

Each sled has 2 children.

We want to work out how many children there are in total.

What is 7 times 2?

14
EDDIE SAYS

7 x 2 = 14

2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 = 14

• Question 7

Here are 12 bunnies.

Each bunny has 2 ears.

We want to work out how many ears there are in total.

What is 12 times 2?

24
EDDIE SAYS

12 x 2 = 24

2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2+ 2 = 24

• Question 8

Here are 10 bunnies.

Each bunny has 2 ears.

We want to work out how many ears there are in total.

What is 10 times 2?

20
EDDIE SAYS

10 x 2 = 20

2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 = 20

• Question 9

Here are 4 birds.

Each bird has 2 legs.

We want to work out how many legs there are in total.

What is 4 times 2?

8
EDDIE SAYS

4 x 2 = 8

2 + 2 + 2 + 2 = 8

• Question 10

Here are 5 sleds.

Each sled has 2 children.

We want to work out how many children there are in total.

What is 5 times 2?

10
EDDIE SAYS

5 x 2 = 10

2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 = 10

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