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Multiply two 1 digit numbers

In this worksheet, students complete ten simple multiplications as quickly as possible using their tables knowledge.

'Multiply two 1 digit numbers' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Multiplication and Division

Curriculum subtopic:   Solve Multiplication/Division Problems

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

In this activity, you will be using your multiplication skills. 

 

Knowing your times tables facts by heart will be really useful to complete these questions. 

 

Remember that multiplication is commutative. This means we can multiply numbers in any order and get the same product. 

 

The product is the number we get when we multiply two numbers together. 

 

Let's take a look at how this works. 

If we wanted to multiply 6 x 5, there are two possible calculations. 

6 × 5 = 30

5 × 6 = 30

Either way, the product is still 30. 

 

Let's try an example question together. 

 

Example

Work out 3 × 5

 

Answer

To work this out, we could either do 3 × 5 or 5 × 3.

3 × 5 = 15

5 × 3 = 15

 

Now it's your turn to try some questions like this. 

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