Multiplicative Comparisons

Contributor: Sharon Hamilton. Lesson ID: 10747

What is a multiplicative comparison? It's a statement of a multiplication thing like . . . Oh, watch this video and work some fun online problems to learn how to multiply your multiplication skills!

categories

Elementary, Elementary

subject
Math
learning style
Visual
personality style
Beaver
Grade Level
Intermediate (3-5)
Lesson Type
Skill Sharpener

Lesson Plan - Get It!

Audio:

Become a Multiplication Master!

Wow all of your friends by writing number sentences as a comparison to verbal sentences!

 

What is a multiplicative comparison?

Interpret a multiplication equation as a comparison, e.g., interpret 35 = 5 × 7 as a statement that "35 is 5 times as many as 7 and 7 times as many as 5." Represent verbal statements of multiplicative comparisons as multiplication equations.

Watch this video to review multiplicative comparisons using number sentences:

 

See multiplication as a comparison using number sentences | LearnZillion

Continue on to the Got It? section to multiply your skills with some practice!

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