# Multiplication Visual Strategy: Arrays

- Author:
- johnpatrickforbes, mathspace

- Topic:
- Multiplication

## What is an Array? How does it work?

## Activity - Using an Array to solve Multiplication problems:

## Question 1:

Adjust the dials so that the array represents 5x3= Using the array to help you, what is the answer?

## Question 2:

Adjust the dials so that the array represents 6x7= Using the array to help you, what is the answer?

## Question 3:

Adjust the dials so that the array represents 9x9= Using the array to help you, what is the answer?

## Question 4

What is the total of this array? Hint: You can multiply the first row of horizontal circles by the first row of vertical circles.

What is the total of this array? Hint: You can multiply the first row of horizontal circles by the first row of vertical circles.