# What is multiplication

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by jmsoria

2015-02-23T22:08:30+08:00

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Multiplication is simply adding an integer to itself a specific number of times or it's just a repeated addition.

Example:

7 x 3

It will just be 7 + 7 + 7 or 3 + 3 + 3 + 3 + 3 + 3 + 3 (Commutative property).
The basic idea Of multiplication Is repeated addition for example
SorrY, for example 3x3= n what is it? Then its 6 because 3+3+3 is the reason
Last it is denoted by "x"
2015-02-24T18:59:05+08:00

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The basic idea of multiplication is repeated addition.

For example: 5 × 3 = 5 + 5 + 5 = 15

But as well as multiplying by whole numbers, you can also multiply by fractions or decimals.

For example 5 × 3½ = 5 + 5 + 5 + (half of 5) = 17.5

Hope it Helps =)
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Please click the picture below for the brief example of multiplication

The picture below shows how many apples are there by the use of multiplication...