   # Multiplication topics for beginner

Below are the beginner topics available for the category "Multiplication" at Free Maths Games.

## Age 6 - 7 (14 topics)

Doubling numbers to 10
Calculate the number that is double the given number

Count in steps of 2 or 3
Use counting in steps to work out simple multiplications of 2 or 3

Count in steps of 10
Use counting in steps to work out simple multiplications of 10

Multiplication of 2 units
Use times tables or repeated addition to calculate these multiplications of 2 single digit numbers

Choose the addition sum that gives the same answer as the multiplication

Subtract then multiply
Work out the answer when you subtract first and then multiply

Multiply then subtract
Work out the answer when you multiply first and then subtract

Connect multiplying by 10 and place value by adding a zero to the number to be multiplied

2, 5 and 10 times tables
Calculate the answers to these questions from the 2 times, 5 times and 10 times tables

Missing number problems
Choose the missing number for these 2, 5 and 10 times tables multiplication sums

Choose the multiplication that matches the given addition e.g. 5 + 5 = 2 x 5

## Age 7 - 8 (28 topics)

Doubling numbers to 100
Calculate the number that is double the given number

Multiply decimals by 10: move the point
Connect multiplying a decimal number by 10 and place value by moving the point 1 place to the right

Count in steps of 4 or 5
Use counting in steps to work out simple multiplications of 4 and 5

Multiply by counting: steps of 4
Use counting in steps to work out simple multiplications of 4

Multiply by counting: steps of 8
Use counting in steps to work out simple multiplications of 8

Multiply by counting: steps of 50
Use steps to work out simple multiplications of 50

Multiply by counting: steps of 100
Use counting in steps to work out simple multiplications of 100

1 digit by 1 digit
Use mental arithmetic to multiply two single digit numbers

2 digits by 1 digit
Use mental arithmetic to multiply a 2 digit number by a 1 digit number

2 digits by 1 digit
Use the area model method to multiply a 2 digit number by a 1 digit number

3 digits by 1 digit
Use the area model method to multiply a 3 digit number by a 1 digit number

2 digits by 2 digits
Find the missing number in these area model multiplications of a 2 digit number by a 2 digit number

Subtract then multiply
Work out the answer when you subtract first and then multiply

Multiply then subtract
Work out the answer when you multiply first and then subtract

Multiples of 2
Choose the greatest multiple of 2 from the list

Multiples of 3
Choose the smallest multiple of 3 from the list

Multiples of 5
Choose the smallest multiple of 5 from the list

Multiples of 10
Find the multiple of 10, smallest multiple of 10 or largest multiple of 10 from the lists

Long Multiplication: 2x1
Pick the missing number in these 2 x 1 digit long multiplications

Long Multiplication: 3x1
Work out the missing number for these 3 x 1 digit long multiplication sums

Possible choices
Use multiplication to work out how many different combination choices you have

Scaling problems
Calculate the size an object or model given that a scale model of the object is 10x larger or smaller

Identify matching sums
Apply the commutative law for multiplication to identify which sums are equal

Identify the missing number
Use the commutative law for multiplication to identify the missing value

## Age 8 - 9 (19 topics)

Halving, doubling to 60
Choose the halving and doubling pairs that equal each other

Subtract then multiply
Work out the answer when you subtract first and then multiply

Multiply then subtract
Work out the answer when you multiply first and then subtract

Multiples of 6 to 72
Identify the multiple or multiples of 6 in each of the lists of numbers up to 72

Greatest multiple of 6
Choose the greatest multiple of 6 from these lists of numbers up to 90

Smallest multiple of 8
Find the smallest multiple of 8 from these lists of numbers

Greatest multiple of 12
Choose the greatest multiple of 12 from these lists of numbers

Multiply by 0 and/or 1
Identify the correct answer to multiplications involving 0 and / or 1

Multiply by 10, 100
Identify the correct answers to multiplications involving 10 or 100

Multiply 2 single digit numbers
Use mental arithmetic to multiply two single digit numbers

Multiply 3 single digit numbers to 6
Use mental arithmetic to multiply three single digit numbers from 1 to 6

Long Multiplication: 2x1
Calculate the missing number for these two digit by one digit long multiplications

Long Multiplication: 3x1
Calculate the correct answer for these three digit by one digit long multiplications

Distributive method
Turn a x b into a x ( c + d ) e.g. 4 x 8 = 4 ( 6 + 2 )

Two categories
If there are x cakes and y drinks how many different combinations of cakes and drinks are there?

Three categories
Given 3 categories of items how many different combinations of items are there?

## Age 9 - 10 (23 topics)

Halving, doubling to 200
Choose the halving and doubling pairs that equal each other

Square number notation
Identify the numbers using square number notation in these lists

Identify square numbers
Identify the square number in each of these lists of numbers

Cube number notation
Identify the number in each list that uses cube number notation

Identify cube numbers
Identify cube numbers from 1³ (1) up to 12³ (1728) in lists of numbers

Calculate cube numbers
Calculate and recall cube numbers and identify cube numbers in lists of numbers

Greatest multiple of 9
Choose the greatest multiple of 9 from each list of numbers up to 110

Smallest multiple of 11
Choose the smallest multiple of 11 from these lists of numbers to 132

Smallest multiple of 25
Choose the smallest multiple of 25 from these lists of numbers to 250

Multiply 3 single digit numbers to 9
Use mental calculations to multiply 3 single digit numbers from 1 to 9

Multiples of 5
Use mental calculation to multiply integers up to 25 by 5

Multiples of 10
Use mental calculation to multiply integers up to 300 by 10

Multiples of 100
Use mental calculations to multiply integers up to 100 by 100

Multiples of 1000
Use mental calculations to multiply integers up to 100 by 1000

2 digits x 1 digit
Choose the correct missing number for these 2 digit by 1 digit multiplications

3 digits x 1 digit
Choose the correct missing number for these 3 digit by 1 digit multiplications

4 digits x 1 digit
Choose the correct missing number for these 4 digit by 1 digit multiplications

2 digits x 2 digits
Choose the correct missing number for these 2 digit by 2 digit multiplications

3 digits x 2 digits
Choose the correct missing number for these 3 digit by 2 digit multiplications

Subtract then multiply
Work out the answer when you subtract first and then multiply

Multiply then subtract
Work out the answer when you multiply first and then subtract

## Age 10 - 11 (14 topics)

Multiples of numbers up to 30
Identify multiples of numbers up to 30

Greatest multiple of 13
Choose the greatest multiple of 13 from these lists of numbers up to 160

Multiples of 40
List the first two multiples of 40 between the given pairs of numbers

Multiples of 75
List the first two multiples of 75 between the given pairs of numbers

Times tables to 12 x 5
Choose or recall the correct answers for times tables multiplications up to 12 x 5

Times tables to 12 x 10
Choose or recall the correct answers for times tables multiplications up to 12 x 10

Times tables to 12 x 12
Choose or recall the correct answers for times tables multiplications up to 12 x 12

Long Multiplication: 2 x 2 digits
Find the missing number for these two digit by two digit long multiplications

Long Multiplication: 3 x 3 digits
PIck the missing number for these 3 digit by 3 digit multiplications

Long Multiplication: 4 x 1 digits
PIck the missing number for these 4 digit by 1 digit multiplications

Subtract and then multiply
Work out the answer when you subtract first and then multiply

Multiply and then subtract
Work out the answer when you multiply first and then subtract

Each of our maths topics for beginner (Age 1 to Age 6) are made up of between 6 and 20 question and answer pairs (both the written form and a robot voice speaking those questions and answers). Each topic can be used with all the activities on the site.  