Know Your Multiplication: Multiply by 4

In this worksheet, students learn to multiply by 4.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Multiplication and Division

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Multiplication/Division Facts (3, 4 and 8)

Difficulty level:

QUESTION 1 of 10

This worksheet is about multiplying by 4.

Example

There are 9 cows here.

Each cow has 4 legs.

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

What is 9 times 4?

In total, there are 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4  = 36 legs

What is 4 times 9?

4 × 9 = 36

9 × 4 = 36

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Here are 9 dogs.

Each dog has 4 legs.

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

What is 9 times 4?

Here are 6 cows.

Each cow has 4 legs.

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

What is 6 times 4?

Here are 10 dogs.

Each dog has 4 legs.

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

What is 10 times 4?

Here are 3 chairs.

Each chair has 4 chair legs.

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

What is 3 times 4?

Here are 5 dogs.

Each dog has 4 legs.

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

What is 5 times 4?

Here are 8 cows.

Each cow has 4 legs.

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

What is 8 times 4?

Here are 15 chairs.

Each chair has 4 chair legs.

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

What is 15 times 4?

Here are 7 dogs.

Each dog has 4 legs.

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

What is 7 times 4?

Here are 12 cows.

Each cow has 4 legs.

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

What is 12 times 4?

Here are 11 chairs.

Each chair has 4 chair legs.

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

What is 11 times 4?

• Question 1

Here are 9 dogs.

Each dog has 4 legs.

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

What is 9 times 4?

36
EDDIE SAYS

9 × 4 = 36

4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 = 36

• Question 2

Here are 6 cows.

Each cow has 4 legs.

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

What is 6 times 4?

24
EDDIE SAYS

6 × 4 = 24

4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 = 24

• Question 3

Here are 10 dogs.

Each dog has 4 legs.

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

What is 10 times 4?

40
EDDIE SAYS

10 × 4 = 40

4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 = 40

• Question 4

Here are 3 chairs.

Each chair has 4 chair legs.

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

What is 3 times 4?

12
EDDIE SAYS

3 × 4 = 12

4 + 4 + 4 = 12

• Question 5

Here are 5 dogs.

Each dog has 4 legs.

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

What is 5 times 4?

20
EDDIE SAYS

5 × 4 = 20

4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 = 20

• Question 6

Here are 8 cows.

Each cow has 4 legs.

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

What is 8 times 4?

32
EDDIE SAYS

8 × 4 = 32

4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 = 32

• Question 7

Here are 15 chairs.

Each chair has 4 chair legs.

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

What is 15 times 4?

60
EDDIE SAYS

15 × 4 = 60

4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4+ 4 = 60

• Question 8

Here are 7 dogs.

Each dog has 4 legs.

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

What is 7 times 4?

28
EDDIE SAYS

7 × 4 = 28

4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 = 28

• Question 9

Here are 12 cows.

Each cow has 4 legs.

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

What is 12 times 4?

48
EDDIE SAYS

12 × 4 = 48

4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 = 48

• Question 10

Here are 11 chairs.

Each chair has 4 chair legs.

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

What is 11 times 4?

44
EDDIE SAYS

11 × 4 = 44

4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 = 44

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