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Basic Multiplication Lesson 10: Number 10

Here's an easy example:

10
×
1
=
10
 
                    
×
  
=
                    
 
   MediumPurple Box   MediumSpringGreen Box   Olive Box   DeepSkyBlue Box   Empty Box   DarkCyan Box   DodgerBlue Box   SaddleBrown Box   Cyan Box   Gold Box  times     Black Box Box  equals     Wheat Box   MediumPurple Box   MediumSpringGreen Box   Olive Box   DeepSkyBlue Box   Empty Box   DarkCyan Box   DodgerBlue Box   SaddleBrown Box   Cyan Box

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


Here's another example:

10
×
2
=
20
 
                    
×
    
=
                                        
 
   Blue Box   Pink Box   MediumVioletRed Box   OliveDrab Box   Orchid Box   MediumBlue Box   DarkMagenta Box   DarkGreen Box   Teal Box   Fuchsia Box  times     Black Box Box   Black Box Box  equals     Blue Box   Pink Box   MediumVioletRed Box   OliveDrab Box   Orchid Box   MediumBlue Box   DarkMagenta Box   DarkGreen Box   Teal Box   Fuchsia Box   Blue Box   Pink Box   MediumVioletRed Box   OliveDrab Box   Orchid Box   MediumBlue Box   DarkMagenta Box   DarkGreen Box   Teal Box   Fuchsia Box

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

                    

                    

   Blue Box   Pink Box   MediumVioletRed Box   OliveDrab Box   Orchid Box   MediumBlue Box   DarkMagenta Box   DarkGreen Box   Teal Box   Fuchsia Box    Blue Box   Pink Box   MediumVioletRed Box   OliveDrab Box   Orchid Box   MediumBlue Box   DarkMagenta Box   DarkGreen Box   Teal Box   Fuchsia Box

Try this problem.

10
×
3
=
 
   Blue Box   Pink Box   MediumVioletRed Box   OliveDrab Box   Orchid Box   MediumBlue Box   DarkMagenta Box   DarkGreen Box   Teal Box   Fuchsia Box  times     Blue Box   Pink Box   MediumVioletRed Box   OliveDrab Box   Orchid Box   MediumBlue Box   DarkMagenta Box   DarkGreen Box   Teal Box   Fuchsia Box  equals     Blue Box   Pink Box   MediumVioletRed Box   OliveDrab Box   Orchid Box   MediumBlue Box   DarkMagenta Box   DarkGreen Box   Teal Box   Fuchsia Box   Blue Box   Pink Box   MediumVioletRed Box   OliveDrab Box   Orchid Box   MediumBlue Box   DarkMagenta Box   DarkGreen Box   Teal Box   Fuchsia Box
                    
×
      
=
                                                            
 
   Chartreuse Box   ForestGreen Box   DarkOliveGreen Box   Maroon Box   SkyBlue Box   Coral Box   MidnightBlue Box   DarkSlateBlue Box   Yellow Box   Turquoise Box  times     Black Box Box   Black Box Box   Black Box Box  equals     Chartreuse Box   ForestGreen Box   DarkOliveGreen Box   Maroon Box   SkyBlue Box   Coral Box   MidnightBlue Box   DarkSlateBlue Box   Yellow Box   Turquoise Box   Chartreuse Box   ForestGreen Box   DarkOliveGreen Box   Maroon Box   SkyBlue Box   Coral Box   MidnightBlue Box   DarkSlateBlue Box   Yellow Box   Turquoise Box   Chartreuse Box   ForestGreen Box   DarkOliveGreen Box   Maroon Box   SkyBlue Box   Coral Box   MidnightBlue Box   DarkSlateBlue Box   Yellow Box   Turquoise Box

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

                    

                    

                    

   Chartreuse Box   ForestGreen Box   DarkOliveGreen Box   Maroon Box   SkyBlue Box   Coral Box   MidnightBlue Box   DarkSlateBlue Box   Yellow Box   Turquoise Box    Chartreuse Box   ForestGreen Box   DarkOliveGreen Box   Maroon Box   SkyBlue Box   Coral Box   MidnightBlue Box   DarkSlateBlue Box   Yellow Box   Turquoise Box    Chartreuse Box   ForestGreen Box   DarkOliveGreen Box   Maroon Box   SkyBlue Box   Coral Box   MidnightBlue Box   DarkSlateBlue Box   Yellow Box   Turquoise 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:

10×1 = 10
10×2 = 20
10×3 = 30
10×4 = 40
10×5 = 50
10×6 = 60
10×7 = 70
10×8 = 80
10×9 = 90
10×10 = 100
10×11 = 110
10×12 = 120


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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