Multiplication Facts Worksheet

**Page 1**

1.

There are 60 minutes in an hour. Find the number of minutes in 4 hours.

a. | 64 | ||

b. | 60 | ||

c. | 290 | ||

d. | 240 |

[There are 60 minutes in one hour.]

= 6 × 10 × 4

[60 = 6 × 10.]

= 6 × 4 × 10

[Use commutative property.]

= 24 × 10 = 240

So, there are 240 minutes in 4 hours.

Correct answer : (4)

2.

Mrs. Zelma's family moved from New Zealand to Australia. They carried 5 suitcases each weighing 80 lb. How much did their luggage weigh altogether?

a. | 85 lb | ||

b. | 410 lb | ||

c. | 400 lb | ||

d. | 16 lb |

= 5 × 80

[Substitute the values.]

= 5 × 8 × 10

[8 × 10 = 80]

= 40 × 10 = 400

The luggage weighed 400 lb altogether.

Correct answer : (3)

3.

Andy bought 15 toys. Each toy was priced at $6. How much did he pay for the toys?

a. | $21 | ||

b. | $9 | ||

c. | $90 | ||

d. | $100 |

[Because, each toy was priced at $6.]

So, Andy paid $90 for the toys.

[15 × 6 = 90.]

Correct answer : (3)

4.

How many flowers are needed to make 4 bouquets, if each bouquet needs 7 flowers?

a. | 32 | ||

b. | 35 | ||

c. | 25 | ||

d. | 28 |

Number of flowers needed for one bouquet = 7

So, the number of flowers needed for 4 bouquets = 4 × 7 = 28.

Correct answer : (4)

5.

A file holder has 8 shelves. Each shelf has 20 files. How many files does the file holder have in all?

a. | 170 | ||

b. | 160 | ||

c. | 28 | ||

d. | 3 |

= 8 × 20

= 8 × 2 × 10 = 160

[From the multiplication table of 8.]

So, the file holder has 160 files in all.

Correct answer : (2)

6.

Jessica distributed 5 biscuits to each of the children playing in the park. If the number of children playing in the park is 3, how many biscuits did she distribute in all?

a. | 14 | ||

b. | 17 | ||

c. | 15 | ||

d. | 13 |

= 3 × 5

[Substitute the values.]

= 15

[Multiply.]

The total number of biscuits that Jessica distributed was 15.

Correct answer : (3)

7.

Rose jogs 2 miles per day. How many miles would she cover in 5 days, if she covers the same distance each day?

a. | 10 miles | ||

b. | 12 miles | ||

c. | 15 miles | ||

d. | 8 miles |

As the number of days increases by 1, number of miles she jogs increase by 2.

So, the number of miles Rose would jog in 5 days = Number of miles she jogs in one day × 5 = 10 miles.

Correct answer : (1)

8.

A bus travels 26 miles using one gallon of gas. Determine the number of miles the bus can travel, if it has 3 gallons of gas in the tank.

a. | 78 miles | ||

b. | 98 miles | ||

c. | 68 miles | ||

d. | 88 miles |

Using 3 gallons of gas, the bus can travel (3 × 26) miles.

So, the number of miles the bus can travel with 3 gallons of gas = 78 miles.

Correct answer : (1)

9.

A New Year greeting card costs $4. How much would it cost John to buy 5 such cards?

a. | $20 | ||

b. | $25 | ||

c. | $9 | ||

d. | $30 |

= $4 × 5 = $20

So, it would cost John $20 to buy 5 such New Year greeting cards.

Correct answer : (1)

10.

A box weighs 8 kg. How much would 5 such boxes weigh?

a. | 40 kg | ||

b. | 13 kg | ||

c. | 3 kg | ||

d. | 35 kg |

Weight of 5 boxes = Weight of 1 box × 5

= 8 kg × 5

= 40 kg

Correct answer : (1)