**Note : Any number multiplied by 0 becomes 0.**

**Example:**

1654 × 0 = 0

**Multiplication of 2 numbers a and b, written as a × b, is actually a repeated addition of the number a over b times.**

**Example:****6 × 4 = 6 groups of 4 = 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 = 24**

**To multiply numbers with more than one digit correctly, all digits must be placed in the correct position starting from the right.**

**Example:**

**Common Mistakes in multiplication**

**Examples A and B have numbers in the wrong positions – wrong place values.**

*Example C – it is hard to multiply more than 2 numbers at one time. What we do is Multiply the first 2 numbers and then use the result to multiply with the third number to get the final answer.*