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Basic Multiplication Lesson 8: Number 8

Here's an easy example:

8
×
1
=
8
 
                
×
  
=
                
 
   LawnGreen Box   Chartreuse Box   Plum Box   GreenYellow Box   Aquamarine Box   DarkGoldenrod Box   Coral Box   SeaGreen Box  times     Black Box Box  equals     DodgerBlue Box   LawnGreen Box   Chartreuse Box   Plum Box   GreenYellow Box   Aquamarine Box   DarkGoldenrod Box   Coral Box

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


Here's another example:

8
×
2
=
16
 
                
×
    
=
                                
 
   DeepSkyBlue Box   SkyBlue Box   PowderBlue Box   DarkMagenta Box   DarkKhaki Box   Turquoise Box   Khaki Box   DarkSeaGreen Box  times     Black Box Box   Black Box Box  equals     DeepSkyBlue Box   SkyBlue Box   PowderBlue Box   DarkMagenta Box   DarkKhaki Box   Turquoise Box   Khaki Box   DarkSeaGreen Box   DeepSkyBlue Box   SkyBlue Box   PowderBlue Box   DarkMagenta Box   DarkKhaki Box   Turquoise Box   Khaki Box   DarkSeaGreen Box

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

                

                

   DeepSkyBlue Box   SkyBlue Box   PowderBlue Box   DarkMagenta Box   DarkKhaki Box   Turquoise Box   Khaki Box   DarkSeaGreen Box    DeepSkyBlue Box   SkyBlue Box   PowderBlue Box   DarkMagenta Box   DarkKhaki Box   Turquoise Box   Khaki Box   DarkSeaGreen Box

Try this problem.

8
×
3
=
 
                
×
      
=
                                                
 
   RoyalBlue Box   Magenta Box   BlueViolet Box   Navy Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   Wheat Box   Gold Box   MidnightBlue Box  times     Black Box Box   Black Box Box   Black Box Box  equals     RoyalBlue Box   Magenta Box   BlueViolet Box   Navy Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   Wheat Box   Gold Box   MidnightBlue Box   RoyalBlue Box   Magenta Box   BlueViolet Box   Navy Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   Wheat Box   Gold Box   MidnightBlue Box   RoyalBlue Box   Magenta Box   BlueViolet Box   Navy Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   Wheat Box   Gold Box   MidnightBlue Box

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

                

                

                

   RoyalBlue Box   Magenta Box   BlueViolet Box   Navy Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   Wheat Box   Gold Box   MidnightBlue Box    RoyalBlue Box   Magenta Box   BlueViolet Box   Navy Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   Wheat Box   Gold Box   MidnightBlue Box    RoyalBlue Box   Magenta Box   BlueViolet Box   Navy Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   Wheat Box   Gold Box   MidnightBlue 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:

8×1 = 8
8×2 = 16
8×3 = 24
8×4 = 32
8×5 = 40
8×6 = 48
8×7 = 56
8×8 = 64
8×9 = 72
8×10 = 80
8×11 = 88
8×12 = 96


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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