# Math: Multiplication Word Problems

I mentioned this before, but these multiplication word problems are worth another mention. We’ve been doing three each day at the beginning of math time for LD (age 8).

1. If 1 dress can be madefrom 6 yards of calico, how many yards will it take tomake 2 dresses?
Solution. — For 2 dresses itwill take 2 times 6 yards, which are 12yards.
2. Mary has 3 hens, and eachhen has 6 chickens: how many chickens are there inall ?
3. If there are 6 panes ofglass in one window, how many panes are there in 4windows?
4. If 1 orange is worth 5peaches, how many peaches are 6 oranges worth?
5. John bought 6 quarts ofplums, at 6 cents a quart: how much did they cost?
6. If 1 quart ofstrawberries cost 7 cents, how much will 6 quarts cost?
7. If a man eat 6 ounces ofbread in 1 day, how many ounces will he eat in 8days?
8. What will bo the cost of6 lead-pencils, at 9 cents each?
9. I bought 6 dozen eggs, at10 cents a dozen: how much did they cost?

He also practices adding and subtracting in the thousands with regrouping with these Montessori math sheets a couple times a week (there are sheets adding/subtracting ones/ones, tens/tens, hundreds/hundreds as well) : 