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Multiplication and Division


L.O: Solve multiplication facts using repeated addition


Starter: What is an odd and even number? Tell your adult. Recap by reading through the PowerPoint and identifying the odd and even numbers.

This year you have used different methods to solve multiplication facts. Today we are going to look at the repeated addition method to solve the multiplication facts.


Repeated addition

Another way to solve a multiplication fact is by using repeated addition. For example, 6 x 3 using a repeated addition number sentence would be 3 + 3 + 3 + 3 + 3 + 3 = 18. This can be represented through pictures:

Use the powerpoint below to have a go at completing multiplication facts using repeated addition.
Complete the multiplication facts using repeated addition. Below is an example of how to set it out in your book.

4 x 2 =

6 x 10 =

5 x 5 =

4 x 3 =