Tag Archives: multiplication

How to Find 20% of a Rectangle – The Facebook Page Cover Photo

How to Find 20% of a Rectangle – The Facebook Page Cover Photo

Percents are an important math concept. And finding 20% of a rectangle isn’t a trivial endeavor if you’re on Facebook!More

Multiplication Facts – Sevens

Multiplication Facts – Sevens

There’s a funny little pattern in the times tables for sevens. Check it out!More

The Distributive Property – What Is It, Anyway?

The Distributive Property – What Is It, Anyway?

Here is a handy way to help students understand what the distributive property is really all about.More

Multiplication & Your Breast Exam

Multiplication & Your Breast Exam

I’m off to the Houston Aeros Breast Cancer Awareness Hockey Game today – and it’s making me very aware of how important it is to do monthly breast exams. And the math supports it!More

3 1/2 Ways to Do Math with Jesus

3 1/2 Ways to Do Math with Jesus

Seems we have more nativity sets than a family should – so why not do a little math with Jesus and the nativity crew?More

Free Activity Packet – How Your Kids Can Ponder Numbers

Free Activity Packet – How Your Kids Can Ponder Numbers

Get this FREE ePacket to help your kids think about how numbers, arithmetic and fractions all got invented!More

Times Tables Bootcamp

Times Tables Bootcamp

Caroline Mukisa, publisher of Maths Insider, guests today! She talks about the benefits of having the math multiplication facts solidly in your mind as well as ways to help your kids get them there!More

The Flashcard Hater’s Answer to Math Facts!

The Flashcard Hater’s Answer to Math Facts!

Want your children to learn math facts but can’t stand flashcards? Try out the iPhone/iPad app MultiAlien for FREE this weekend!More

The Order of Operations Explained: Multiplication and Division

The Order of Operations Explained: Multiplication and Division

Last week’s article on the order of operations included a quick mention that division is the same as multiplication – but different. Now’s the time to explain that a bit.More

The Order of Operations Explained: Exponents, Multiplication and Addition

Next in the series explaining the order of operations is this discussion on the relation of exponents, addition and multiplication and how to remember the order of operations… the natural way!More