# Using the multiplication symbol

In this lesson, we will recap multiplication as repeated addition. We will also describe arrays using the multiplication symbol.

# Video

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# Worksheet

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Quiz:

# Using the multiplication symbol

Q1.Simple multiplication can be thought of as ______________ . Select the correct answer.

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Q2.2 + 2 + 2 =

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Q3.A tray can hold 2 rows of 5 pies. How many pies can fit in one tray?

3/3

Quiz:

# Using the multiplication symbol

Q1.Simple multiplication can be thought of as ______________ . Select the correct answer.

1/3

Q2.2 + 2 + 2 =

2/3

Q3.A tray can hold 2 rows of 5 pies. How many pies can fit in one tray?

3/3

# Lesson summary: Using the multiplication symbol

## Time to move!

Did you know that exercise helps your concentration and ability to learn?

For 5 mins...

Move around:
Jog

On the spot:
Dance