How Multiplication Can Help Your Division

Knowing your times tables can help you with your division. Let’s look at the following equations:

2 x 3 = 6

6 ÷ 2 = 3

6 ÷ 3 = 2

You’ll notice that each uses the same numbers, but they just move around. Interestingly, people often check that the result of their division is right by multiplying the factors together to make sure the results is the number they initially divided.

You can use the principle above to complete the following worksheets:

The format for the worksheet is shown below:

Multiplication Helps Division