Multiplication Grid

A Maths Starter Of The Day

Multiplication Grid
X   6  
    24  
    12  
3 6   3

Copy and complete this multiplication grid.

 


Topics: Starter | Arithmetic | Tables

  • 8 set 2, Verdin High School Cheshire
  • Friday, February 23, 2007
  • "Level 1 is too easy for some classes and yet level 2 is too difficult. There needs to be an easier level 2."
  • Transum,
  • Friday, February 23, 2007
  • "Dear 8 set 2. Thanks very much for your feedback. On your suggestion the three level scale has now been changed to five levels. The new levels 2 and 3 fit between the old levels 1 and 2 in terms of difficulty.
    Having said that, the grids are generated by random numbers so there is a chance that a grid comprising of larger numbers is actually easier to solve. Refreshing the page will repopulate the grid with different numbers at the same level.
    The numbers at the heads of the rows and columns are randomly generated so that they are:
    Level 1: Up to 10
    Level 2: Up to 20
    Level 3: Up to 50
    Level 4: Up to 100
    Level 5: Up to 1000"
  • Year 10, Urmston Grammar School
  • Tuesday, November 13, 2007
  • "We need level one and a half please."
  • Mr Long, Saint John Houghton School
  • Thursday, October 23, 2008
  • "My Year 11 class spotted a pattern. the top left hand square is ALWAYS x"

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Answers

2 6 1
4 8 24 4
2 4 12 2
3 6 18 3

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Positive numbers only  Level 1  Level 2  Level 3  Level 4  Level 5

Positive and Negative  Level 1  Level 2  Level 3  Level 4  Level 5


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