Basic Multiplication Lesson 12: Number 12

Here's an easy example:

12
×
1
=
12

×

=

MediumBlue Box   Violet Box   Olive Box   MediumAquamarine Box   Teal Box   GreenYellow Box   LimeGreen Box   Fuchsia Box   Pink Box   SaddleBrown Box   MidnightBlue Box   SkyBlue Box  times     Black Box Box  equals     SteelBlue Box   MediumBlue Box   Violet Box   Olive Box   MediumAquamarine Box   Teal Box   GreenYellow Box   LimeGreen Box   Fuchsia Box   Pink Box   SaddleBrown Box   MidnightBlue Box

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

Here's another example:

12
×
2
=
24

×

=

DodgerBlue Box   RoyalBlue Box   CadetBlue Box   Aqua Box   LawnGreen Box   DarkTurquoise Box   Peru Box   DeepSkyBlue Box   DarkSeaGreen Box   Magenta Box   Chartreuse Box   ForestGreen Box  times     Black Box Box   Black Box Box  equals     DodgerBlue Box   RoyalBlue Box   CadetBlue Box   Aqua Box   LawnGreen Box   DarkTurquoise Box   Peru Box   DeepSkyBlue Box   DarkSeaGreen Box   Magenta Box   Chartreuse Box   ForestGreen Box   DodgerBlue Box   RoyalBlue Box   CadetBlue Box   Aqua Box   LawnGreen Box   DarkTurquoise Box   Peru Box   DeepSkyBlue Box   DarkSeaGreen Box   Magenta Box   Chartreuse Box   ForestGreen Box

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

DodgerBlue Box   RoyalBlue Box   CadetBlue Box   Aqua Box   LawnGreen Box   DarkTurquoise Box   Peru Box   DeepSkyBlue Box   DarkSeaGreen Box   Magenta Box   Chartreuse Box   ForestGreen Box    DodgerBlue Box   RoyalBlue Box   CadetBlue Box   Aqua Box   LawnGreen Box   DarkTurquoise Box   Peru Box   DeepSkyBlue Box   DarkSeaGreen Box   Magenta Box   Chartreuse Box   ForestGreen Box

Try this problem.

12
×
3
=

×

=

Empty Box   Brown Box   SeaGreen Box   DarkBlue Box   Orchid Box   RosyBrown Box   Coral Box   Cyan Box   Goldenrod Box   Khaki Box   DarkOliveGreen Box   DarkGreen Box  times     Black Box Box   Black Box Box   Black Box Box  equals     Empty Box   Brown Box   SeaGreen Box   DarkBlue Box   Orchid Box   RosyBrown Box   Coral Box   Cyan Box   Goldenrod Box   Khaki Box   DarkOliveGreen Box   DarkGreen Box   Empty Box   Brown Box   SeaGreen Box   DarkBlue Box   Orchid Box   RosyBrown Box   Coral Box   Cyan Box   Goldenrod Box   Khaki Box   DarkOliveGreen Box   DarkGreen Box   Empty Box   Brown Box   SeaGreen Box   DarkBlue Box   Orchid Box   RosyBrown Box   Coral Box   Cyan Box   Goldenrod Box   Khaki Box   DarkOliveGreen Box   DarkGreen Box

We start with twelve boxes, multiply by three boxes, and now have thirty-six boxes. We take our twelve boxes three times to get thirty-six boxes:

Empty Box   Brown Box   SeaGreen Box   DarkBlue Box   Orchid Box   RosyBrown Box   Coral Box   Cyan Box   Goldenrod Box   Khaki Box   DarkOliveGreen Box   DarkGreen Box    Empty Box   Brown Box   SeaGreen Box   DarkBlue Box   Orchid Box   RosyBrown Box   Coral Box   Cyan Box   Goldenrod Box   Khaki Box   DarkOliveGreen Box   DarkGreen Box    Empty Box   Brown Box   SeaGreen Box   DarkBlue Box   Orchid Box   RosyBrown Box   Coral Box   Cyan Box   Goldenrod Box   Khaki Box   DarkOliveGreen Box   DarkGreen 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:

12×1 = 12
12×2 = 24
12×3 = 36
12×4 = 48
12×5 = 60
12×6 = 72
12×7 = 84
12×8 = 96
12×9 = 108
12×10 = 120
12×11 = 132
12×12 = 144

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.