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Practice solving two-step multiplication problems illustrated with pictures.

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Two-Step Multiplication 1. A teacher orders 12 packs of footballs. Each pack has 2 red,

2 blue and 1 green ball. How many balls will be ordered?

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2. A pack of apples contains 3 red and 4 green apples. A grocer 3. There are 11 desks in an office. Each desk is given 8 packs

has 38 packs. How many apples does the grocer have? of sticky notes. Three on each desk are green and the rest

are yellow. How many yellow sticky notes are there on

the desks?

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Two-Step Multiplication 1. A teacher orders 12 packs of footballs. Each pack has 2 red,

2 blue and 1 green ball. How many balls will be ordered?

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Multiplication Second

Challenge Cards

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2. A pack of apples contains 3 red and 4 green apples. A grocer 3. There are 11 desks in an office. Each desk is given 8 packs

has 38 packs. How many apples does the grocer have? of sticky notes. Three on each desk are green and the rest

are yellow. How many yellow sticky notes are there on

the desks?

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4. In a dance competition, each group of dancers contains 5. A factory makes cars. Each car transporter carries four

six males and nine female dancers. There are 8 groups in white, three grey and two black cars. 21 transporters leave

the competition. How many dancers are there in the factory in one day. How many cars leave the factory?

the competition?

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6. A banana supplier receives a shipment of 135 crates of 7. On a school visit, there are 72 children. 53 children bring

bananas. Each crate contains 12 bunches of bananas. their own sandwiches. The remaining children pay £1.50

58 crates are sent to a local market. The other crates are for school sandwiches. How much is paid for the

sent to a supermarket. How many bunches are sent to school sandwiches?

a supermarket?

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4. In a dance competition, each group of dancers contains 5. A factory makes cars. Each car transporter carries four

six males and nine female dancers. There are 8 groups in white, three grey and two black cars. 21 transporters leave

the competition. How many dancers are there in the factory in one day. How many cars leave the factory?

the competition?

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6. A banana supplier receives a shipment of 135 crates of 7. On a school visit, there are 72 children. 53 children bring

bananas. Each crate contains 12 bunches of bananas. their own sandwiches. The remaining children pay £1.50

58 crates are sent to a local market. The other crates are for school sandwiches. How much is paid for the

sent to a supermarket. How many bunches are sent to school sandwiches?

a supermarket?

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8. For a party, 16 plates of cakes and biscuits are made. Each Answers

plate contains 12 biscuits and 8 cakes. How many cakes

and biscuits are used? 1. 60 balls 6. 924 bunches

2. 266 apples 7. £28.50

3. 55 yellow sticky notes 8. 320 cakes and biscuits

4. 120 dancers

5. 189 cars

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8. For a party, 16 plates of cakes and biscuits are made. Each Answers

plate contains 12 biscuits and 8 cakes. How many cakes

and biscuits are used? 1. 60 balls 6. 924 bunches

2. 266 apples 7. £28.50

3. 55 yellow sticky notes 8. 320 cakes and biscuits

4. 120 dancers

5. 189 cars

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