# Lesson XLII

MULTIPLICATION.

Multiplication practice with the number FOUR.  Story problems with kittens and pigeons and pencils and more!…

MULTIPLICATION.

LESSON XLII.

4  times  1  are  4               6  times  4  are  24

2  times  4  are  8               4  times  7  are 28

4  times  2  are  8               7  times  4  are  28

3  times  4  are  12               4  times  8  are  32

4  times  3  are  12               8  times  4  are  32

4  times  4  are  16               4  times  9  are  36

4  times  5  are  20               9  times  4  are  36

5  times  4  are  20               4  times  10  are  40

4  times  6  are  24               10  times  4  are  40

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1. Lucy has  2  kittens, and each one has  4  feet: how many feet have both?

SOLUTION.–Both kittens have  2  times  4  feet, which are  8  feet.

2. Thomas has  3  pigeons, and James has  4  times as many: how many has James?

3. Daniel bought  4  tops, at  4  cents each: what did they cost?

4. When rice is  4  cents a pound, how much will  5  pounds cost?

5. There are  4  quarters in one apple: how many quarters are there in  6  apples?

6. Francis bought  7  oranges at  4  cents each: what did they cost?

7. If peaches are sold at  4  cents apiece, how much will  8  peaches cost?

8. If a pound of starch cost  9  cents, what will  4  pounds cost?

9. At  10  cents apiece, what will be the cost of  4  lead-pencils?

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