Muliplying Money
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How to multiply money First you need to choose a suitable method of multiplication thatworks for decimal numbers,.
You now need to multiply 12.25 by 5 in the next row of the answer with no place holder this time as 5 is less than 10 and put the decimal point in before you start multiplying. The numbers in red below the calculation show the carrying that has taken place as each column was multiplied by 5 Finally you add the two rows of your calculation together to get the final answer to the question 122.50 + 61.25 which is 183.75. Remember you may need to carry when you are adding the two rows together if they are greater than 10. Practice answering some more questions using your calculator. Buy Collins Primary Maths Books here!
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Muliplying Money
