# Use knowledge of the 2, 5 and 10 times tables to solve problems

I can use knowledge of the 2, 5 and 10 times tables to solve problems.

# Use knowledge of the 2, 5 and 10 times tables to solve problems

I can use knowledge of the 2, 5 and 10 times tables to solve problems.

## Lesson details

### Key learning points

- Numbers in the 10 times table are also in the 2 and 5 times tables.
- Multiples of 2 are all even numbers.
- Multiples of 10 all have a zero in the ones column.
- Multiples of 5 all have a 5 or a 10 in the ones column.

### Common misconception

Pupils may misunderstand the contexts or language within worded problems and therefore not understand the calculation required to solve.

Model clearly how to identify key phrases and words which will identify the operation and equation required for word problems. Pupils may benefit from representing what is known and what is unknown such as by drawing a bar model.

### Keywords

Commutative - Multiplication is commutative. This means the order of the factors can be changed without changing the calculation or product.

### Licence

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