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  1. In this lesson, we will explore the patterns which different multiplication tables create on a 10 x 10 square. We will share the efficient mental strategies which allow us to identify multiplication facts in the 6x and 12x multiplication tables. We will then explore other multiplication tables, shading the multiples and exploring the patterns, similarities and differences that exist within them.


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5 Questions

Which of the following statements about the 4x multiplication table is FALSE?
All multiples in the 8x multiplication table are also found in the 4x multiplication table.
All multiples of 4x can be divided by 2.
No multiples of 4 end in the digit 5.
Correct answer: Not all multiples of 4 are even.
Which of the following numbers does not feature in the 6x multiplication table?
Correct answer: 26
Which of the following number sentences is TRUE?
2 x 4 = 4 x 8
4 x 8 = 2 x 4
Correct answer: 6 x 4 = 3 x 8
6 x 8 = 3 x 4
Which of the following multiplication tables would the number 60 NOT feature?
Correct answer: 8x
Which of the multiplication questions will NOT create the product of 24?
2 x 12
24 x 1
6 x 4
Correct answer: 9 x 3