Quick Trick: Multiply Three Numbers

Updated on Jan 24, 2012
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Here's a quick trick to make multiplication easier! When multiplying three numbers: initally, multiply the first two numbers, and then multiply that answer by the third number. The same process goes for solving multiplication problems of four, five, six, or more! Who knew a tough-looking problem could be so simple? This valuable worksheet gives your fourth grader practice with the skill.

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