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Basic Multiplication Lesson 7: Number 7

Here's an easy example:

7
×
1
=
7
 
              
×
  
=
              
 
   SeaGreen Box   MidnightBlue Box   Fuchsia Box   CadetBlue Box   Pink Box   LawnGreen Box   SteelBlue Box  times     Black Box Box  equals     Magenta Box   SeaGreen Box   MidnightBlue Box   Fuchsia Box   CadetBlue Box   Pink Box   LawnGreen Box

We start with seven boxes, multiply by one box, and now still have seven boxes.


Here's another example:

7
×
2
=
14
 
              
×
    
=
                            
 
   DarkOrchid Box   MediumSlateBlue Box   Gold Box   MediumBlue Box   DodgerBlue Box   Indigo Box   Blue Box  times     Black Box Box   Black Box Box  equals     DarkOrchid Box   MediumSlateBlue Box   Gold Box   MediumBlue Box   DodgerBlue Box   Indigo Box   Blue Box   DarkOrchid Box   MediumSlateBlue Box   Gold Box   MediumBlue Box   DodgerBlue Box   Indigo Box   Blue Box

We start with seven boxes, multiply by two boxes, and now have fourteen boxes. We take our seven boxes two times to get fourteen boxes:

              

              

   DarkOrchid Box   MediumSlateBlue Box   Gold Box   MediumBlue Box   DodgerBlue Box   Indigo Box   Blue Box    DarkOrchid Box   MediumSlateBlue Box   Gold Box   MediumBlue Box   DodgerBlue Box   Indigo Box   Blue Box

Try this problem.

7
×
3
=
 
              
×
      
=
                                          
 
   Thistle Box   Maroon Box   YellowGreen Box   Khaki Box   RosyBrown Box   Aqua Box   MediumSeaGreen Box  times     Black Box Box   Black Box Box   Black Box Box  equals     Thistle Box   Maroon Box   YellowGreen Box   Khaki Box   RosyBrown Box   Aqua Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   Thistle Box   Maroon Box   YellowGreen Box   Khaki Box   RosyBrown Box   Aqua Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   Thistle Box   Maroon Box   YellowGreen Box   Khaki Box   RosyBrown Box   Aqua Box   MediumSeaGreen Box

We start with seven boxes, multiply by three boxes, and now have twenty-one boxes. We take our seven boxes three times to get twenty-one boxes:

              

              

              

   Thistle Box   Maroon Box   YellowGreen Box   Khaki Box   RosyBrown Box   Aqua Box   MediumSeaGreen Box    Thistle Box   Maroon Box   YellowGreen Box   Khaki Box   RosyBrown Box   Aqua Box   MediumSeaGreen Box    Thistle Box   Maroon Box   YellowGreen Box   Khaki Box   RosyBrown Box   Aqua Box   MediumSeaGreen Box

In order to do basic multiplication, you must memorize some equations but fear not: FoxyMath will help you! When you are finished with this lesson, you will know the following equations:

7×1 = 7
7×2 = 14
7×3 = 21
6×4 = 28
7×5 = 35
7×6 = 42
7×7 = 49
7×8 = 56
7×9 = 63
7×10 = 70
7×11 = 77
7×12 = 84


The following exercise will help you learn the above equations and what they mean. Please take your time: take whatever time you need to learn the material.

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