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**How to learn your times tables**

**To: **learn your times tables you need to practice, practice then practice some more.

**Resources: **for physically multiplying numbers together could include: an abacus, a 100 square, Cuisinaire rods, Numicon, Base 10 or simply use cubes or counters.

** Try: **checking your answers using a calculator

** Generalization:**

- any number (m) multiplied by another number (n) can be re-written using the commutative law for multiplication (m x n) = (n x m), examples: (3 x 6) = (6 x 3) and (10 x 8) = (8 x 10).

- Recall multiplication and division facts for the 6, 8 and 9 multiplication tables
- Multiply and divide numbers mentally drawing upon known facts
- Recall multiplication and division facts for multiplication tables up to 12 x 12
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