Vocabulary

Multiplication word problems

Division

Multiplication or Division?

Multiplication

100

What is the answer to a multiplication problem?

Product

100

Keyla collected 12 coins each day. How many coins did she collect in 2 days? Give the multiplication sentence with the answer

2 x 12 = 24 coins

100

81 divided by 9 =

9

100

Evan bought packages of 24 candy and put 3 pieces of candy in one cup. How many cups will he need to use all of the packages of candy?

Is this Multiplication or Division? Solve the problem.

Division

8 cups

100

8x9=

72

200

What are the numbers called that you multiply together?

Factors

200

5 athletes ran 3 laps each. How many laps were run in all by the athletes? Give the multiplication sentence with the answer

5 x 3 = 15

200

30 divided by 3

10

200

Jessie and Megan sold 34 cups for $2.00 a cup. How much money did they make?

Is this Multiplication or Division?

Multiplication

$68

200

12 x 5 =

60

300

What is the answer to a division problem?

Quotenient

300

Aiden, Lila, and Mrs. Signes each taught 2 online class. How many classes did they teach altogether? Give the multiplication sentence with the answer

3 x 2 = 6

300

120 divided by 12 =

10

300

Jessie worked for 24 days and worked a total of 144 hours. How many hours did she work each day?

Is this Multiplication or Division? Solve.

Division

6 hours.

300

8x 5=

40

400

True or False: Division is the inverse operation of multiplication.

True.

400

9 students won 2 free ice creams from the Snack Shack. How many ice creams were won? Give the multiplication sentence with the answer

9 x 2 = 18

400

35 divided by 7

5

400

There were 72 baked goods for a bake sale. There were 9 customers who all bought the same amount of baked goods. How many baked goods did each customer buy?

Is this Multiplication or Division? Solve.

Division

8 baked goods.

400

11 x 8

88

500

What does the word quotient mean?

to divide

500

Three people showed up to the park each day of the week. How many people showed up to the park after 7 days? Give the multiplication sentence with the answer

3 x 7 = 21

500

260 divided by 6 =

43r2

500

Mrs. Patience baked 10 cupcakes and each cupcake was 12 calories. How many calories are in the whole batch?

Is this Multiplication or Division? Solve.

Multiplication

120 calories.

500

12 x 9=

108