Multiply Multi Digit Numbers - Why don't kids get it?
Aside from learning numbers themselves, what is the most essential skill students will need mathematically? Performing the core four operations. Being able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide is a necessity (after understanding what the purpose of each operation is). And wouldn't life be oh so simple if the operations stopped with single digit operations? Kids would rejoice!
Well, being able to multiply multi digit numbers tends to be difficult for students. This is most likely due to the fact that they need to incorporate organization (have you SEEN their backpacks) and arithmetic. If those place values aren't lined up, GOOD BYE ALL HOPES OF BEING CORRECT! Luckily, we have a step by step break down to help you out. Check out our thorough video on the main page.