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Do YOU want to be a times table SUPERSTAR?
Practice these times tables tricks and you will be rockin' the times tables in no time at all.
One strategy for learning the three times tables is to double the number you are multiplying by three and add one more group. Check out the math trick below and become a master of the three times table.
There are many different techniques to learn the times tables. Practice the nine times table using the nine times hands trick.
Learning the times tables can be tricky! There are many different strategies that can be used to help your child master multiplication. Repeated addition, equal groups, number lines, and arrays are all excellent strategies. Times table tricks and math games can also help and are a lot of FUN. Take a look below for a nine times table trick.
Check out this cool math trick for the eleven times table. When you multiply a two digit number by eleven, simply add the digits of your number together and place the sum of the digits between the digits of your number. This works for two digit numbers where the sum of the digits is nine or less. For numbers where the sum of the digits is larger than nine just carry the one over to the tens digit. Challenge yourself by multiplying different two digit numbers by eleven.
Remember when learning the times tables to be patient. Accuracy is much more important than speed. Here is a trick to help with memorizing the two times table.
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