13 May 2014

WALT: use skip counting to multiply.

Find the answers to these. Show how you do each one. write a multiplication number sentence for each.

1. There were 3 cages of kittens.

Each cage had 5 kittens.

How many kittens was this altogether?

Skip count: 5, 10, 15

3 x 5 = 15

There were 15 kittens.

2. There were 3 large cages of mice.

Each cage had 10 mice.

How many mice were there altogether?

Skip count: 10,20,30

Multiply: 3x10=30

There were 30 mice.✔

3. There were 7 cages of baby rabbits.

Each cage had 5 baby rabbits.

How many baby rabbits were there altogether?6

Skip count:5,10,15,20,25,30,35

Multiply: 7x5=35

There were 35 baby rabbits. ✔

4. 2 cages of 5 cats.

Skip count:5,10

Multiply: 2x5=10

There were 10 cats.✔

5. 2 cages of 10 mice.

Skip count:10,20

Multiply: 2x10=20

There were 20 mice.✔

6 6 cages of 5 rabbits.

Skip count:5,10,15,20,25,30

Multiply: 6x5=30

There were 30 rabbits.✔

7. 7 cages of 10 birds

Skip count:10,20,30,40,50,60,70

Multiply: 7x10=70

There were 70 birds.✔

8. 9 cages of 2 puppies.

Skip count:2,4,6,8,10,12,14,16,18

Multiply: 9x2=18

There were 18 puppies.✔

9. 8 cages of 2 kittens

Skip count:2,4,6,8,10,12,14,16

Multiply: 8x2=16

There were 16 kittens✔

10. 4 cages of 10 lizards

Skip count:10,20,30,40

Multiply: 4x10=40

There were 40 lizards.✔ Well Done! Mele.