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Basic Multiplication Lesson 8: Number 8

Here's an easy example:

8
×
1
=
8
 
                
×
  
=
                
 
   Indigo Box   DeepPink Box   BlueViolet Box   CadetBlue Box   Tan Box   Khaki Box   HotPink Box   Violet Box  times     Black Box Box  equals     Sienna Box   Indigo Box   DeepPink Box   BlueViolet Box   CadetBlue Box   Tan Box   Khaki Box   HotPink Box

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


Here's another example:

8
×
2
=
16
 
                
×
    
=
                                
 
   LawnGreen Box   MediumPurple Box   MediumTurquoise Box   DarkTurquoise Box   Navy Box   SpringGreen Box   DarkMagenta Box   DeepSkyBlue Box  times     Black Box Box   Black Box Box  equals     LawnGreen Box   MediumPurple Box   MediumTurquoise Box   DarkTurquoise Box   Navy Box   SpringGreen Box   DarkMagenta Box   DeepSkyBlue Box   LawnGreen Box   MediumPurple Box   MediumTurquoise Box   DarkTurquoise Box   Navy Box   SpringGreen Box   DarkMagenta Box   DeepSkyBlue 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:

                

                

   LawnGreen Box   MediumPurple Box   MediumTurquoise Box   DarkTurquoise Box   Navy Box   SpringGreen Box   DarkMagenta Box   DeepSkyBlue Box    LawnGreen Box   MediumPurple Box   MediumTurquoise Box   DarkTurquoise Box   Navy Box   SpringGreen Box   DarkMagenta Box   DeepSkyBlue Box

Try this problem.

8
×
3
=
 
                
×
      
=
                                                
 
   SandyBrown Box   Plum Box   DarkKhaki Box   Turquoise Box   Lavender Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   SaddleBrown Box   DarkBlue Box  times     Black Box Box   Black Box Box   Black Box Box  equals     SandyBrown Box   Plum Box   DarkKhaki Box   Turquoise Box   Lavender Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   SaddleBrown Box   DarkBlue Box   SandyBrown Box   Plum Box   DarkKhaki Box   Turquoise Box   Lavender Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   SaddleBrown Box   DarkBlue Box   SandyBrown Box   Plum Box   DarkKhaki Box   Turquoise Box   Lavender Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   SaddleBrown Box   DarkBlue 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:

                

                

                

   SandyBrown Box   Plum Box   DarkKhaki Box   Turquoise Box   Lavender Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   SaddleBrown Box   DarkBlue Box    SandyBrown Box   Plum Box   DarkKhaki Box   Turquoise Box   Lavender Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   SaddleBrown Box   DarkBlue Box    SandyBrown Box   Plum Box   DarkKhaki Box   Turquoise Box   Lavender Box   MediumSeaGreen Box   SaddleBrown Box   DarkBlue 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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