   # Multiply + Divide topics for beginner

Below are the beginner topics available for the category "Multiply+divide" at Free Maths Games.

## Age 6 - 7 (10 topics)

Division and halves
Choose the division that produces the same answer as half a number

Halving, doubling
Choose sums that match a half or double a number

Do a multiplication and then a division to find the answer

Find the missing multiple
Work back from the answer to find the missing multiple for these number machines

Find the missing divisor
Work back from the answer to find the missing divisor for these number machines

Words and symbols
Choose the correct missing words or symbols for these multiplication & division sums

Do these different operations give the same answer?

Multiplication as inverse of division
Given a division sum, use inverse operations to find the answer to the related multiplication

Division as the inverse of multiplication
Given a multiplication, use inverse operations to get the answer to the related division

Multiplication & division
Identify the division sum that is an inverse of each multiplication sum

## Age 7 - 8 (9 topics)

Matching multiplications
Choose the pairs of multiplications that produce the same answer

Do a multiplication and a division to find the answer

Find the missing multiple
Work back from the given answer to find the missing multiple in these number machine questions

Find the missing divisor
Work back from the given answer to find the missing divisor in these number machine questions

Check multiplications: inverse operations
Use inverse operations and division to check multiplication sums

Check divisions: inverse operations
Use inverse operations and multiplication to check the answers to divisions

Which of these different multiplication and division operations give the same answer?

Match doubles and halves to 24
Find the number from 1 to 24 that is half of one number and double another number

Match doubles and halves to 50
Find numbers up to 50 that are half of one number and double another number

## Age 8 - 9 (13 topics)

Matching divisions
Choose the pairs of division sums that give the same answer

Matching multiplications
Choose the pairs of multiplications that give the same answer

Match multiplication to division
Choose the multiplication and division operations that produce the same answer

Do a multiplication and a division to find the answer

Multiply then divide: missing multiple
Work back from the given answer to find the missing multiple in these number machine questions

Multiply then divide: missing divisor
Work back from the given answer to find the missing divisor in these number machine questions

Check multiplications: inverse operations
Use inverse operations and divisions to check multiplication answers

Check divisions: inverse operations
Use inverse operations and multiplication to check division answers

Choose the pairs of operations that give the same answer

Derive facts: divison
Use the given statements to derive facts about divisions (e.g. 2 x 3 = 6 so 6 ÷ 3 = 2)

Dividing by 4
Use division by 4 to work out the best value for money item

Dividing by 5
Use division by 5 to work out the best value for money item

Dividing by 6
Use division by 6 to work out the best value for money item

## Age 9 - 10 (19 topics)

Two matching divisions
Choose the two division sums that produce the same answer

Do a multiplication and a division to find the answer

Multiply then divide: missing multiple
Work back from the given answer to find the missing multiple for each number machine

Multiply then divide: missing divisor
Work back from the given answer to find the missing divisor for each number machine

Check multiplications
Use inverse operations and division to check multiplication answers

Check divisions
Use inverse operations & multiplication to check the answers to divisions

Is it a factor
Choose the number that is a factor of the larger number

Identify all factors
Use times tables or otherwise to identify all the factors of a number

Factor pairs
Identify all the factor pairs of the given numbers

Common factors
Identify a common factor of two numbers

Equivalence statements
Identify the missing number in each of the equivalence statements

Prime numbers
Identify the single prime number in each of these lists

Prime factors
Identify the prime factors of a number

Scaling up costs
Use multiplication to scale up the cost for the given quantities of goods

Scaling down costs
Use division to scale down the cost for the given quantities of goods

Expand a x b into a x (c + d)
Find the missing number in these distributive method expansions

Turn a x (c + d) into ac + ad
Identify the missing number in these distributed method bracket expansions

Dividing by 8
Use division by 8 to work out the best value for money item

Dividing by 10
Use division by 10 to work out the best value for money item

## Age 10 - 11 (18 topics)

Two matching divisions
Choose the two division sums that produce the same answer

Find the missing multiple
Work back from the answer to find the missing multiple in these multiply and divide sums

Find the missing divisor
Work back from the answers to find the missing divisors

Using brackets
Calculate the answer to these questions involving brackets, multiplication and division

Find the factors
Use times tables or otherwise to identify all the factors of a number

Common factors
Identify all the common factors of two numbers e.g. the common factors of 4 and 8 are 1, 2 and 4

Highest common factor
Identify the highest common factor of two numbers

Prime numbers
Identify the 2 prime numbers in each list of numbers

Prime factors
Identify the prime factors of a number

Common factors & fractions
Use common factors to identify equivalent fractions

Expand a x b into a x (c+d)
Find the missing number in these distributive method expansions

Turn a x (c + d) into ac + ad
Identify the missing number in these distributed method bracket expansions

Area and cost per m²
Use order of operations to find a unit cost per square metre

Dividing by 7
Use division by 7 to work out the saving made by purchasing a packet rather than individual items

Dividing by 9
Use division by 9 to work out the saving made by purchasing a packet rather than individual items

Unit cost
Find the unit cost of items using multiplication and division

Fractions of groups or money
Find fractions of groups or money by first dividing or cross-cancelling and then multiplying

Share money using ratio
Share out a given amount of money at a given ratio using multiplication and division

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.  