Common Core Math Vocabulary

# Multiple - Definition with Examples

**What is Multiple?**

The basic definition of multiple is manifold. In math, the meaning of a multiple is the product result of one number multiplied by another number.

Here, 56 is a multiple of the integer 7.

Here is another example of multiples:

### **Let's sing!**

Let’s find multiples of two and do a sing along.

Two, four, six, eight and ten, the list is so long.

Stop right there! Take note when I hit the gong!

Multiples become bigger and bigger like King Kong!

** Let's do it!**

Instead of handing out math worksheets on multiples to your children, play the number plate game with them while driving them to school or for classes. Ask them to find the multiples of the first two or the last two digits of the number plate of the car ahead. Ask them to be quick in answering.

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