### Solved Examples

**Question 1: **Multiply 3 × 5 = ?

** Solution: **

If we want to multiply 3 and 5, we can add the 5 for 3 times

5 + 5 + 5 = 15

3 × 5 = 15

**Answer :** 3 × 5 =15

**Question 2: **A matchbox contain 50 sticks there are 5 match box. So totally how many sticks are there ?

** Solution: **

**Given:**

1 Match Box = 50 sticks

5 Match Box = ?

**Solution:**

Step 1:

They have given that one match box contain 50 Sticks. To find out how many sticks are there in the 5 match box, multiply

no of sticks present in the single match box with 5.

5 × 50 = ?

50 + 50 + 50 + 50 + 50 = 250

**Answer: **5 × 50 = 250

**Question 3: **There are 60 students in a class. Each has 5 note books. The teacher collects all the note books from the students. How many number of books the teacher has collected at last?

** Solution: **

**Given:**

Each student = 5 note books

Total number of students = 60

Total number of books the teacher has collected at last?

**Solution:**

Step 1:

To find out the total number of books the teacher has collected at last, multiply total number of students and number of books each student has.

60 × 5 = ?

Step 2:

Multiplication as repeated addition

60 + 60 + 60 + 60 + 60 = 300

**Answer :** 5 × 60 = 300

**Question 4: **A baby has 5 item.Each item contain 5 variety of chocolates. How many variety of chocolates the child has?

** Solution: **

**Given:**

Each item = 5 variety of chocolates

The child has 5 item.

Total variety of chocolates = ?

**Solution:**

Step 1:

To find out the total variety of chocolates, multiply the number of item and number of varieties present in the single item.

5 × 5 = ?

Step 2:

Multiplication as repeated addition

So add the 5 for 5 times.

5 + 5 + 5 + 5 + 5 = 25

**Answer :** 5 × 5 = 25