## How do you write a multiplication statement?

To write a multiplication sentence use the following steps:

- Count the number of equal groups and write this number down.
- Write a multiplication sign.
- Count the number of objects in each group and write this number after the multiplication sign.
- Write an equals sign.

## How do you read multiplication word problems?

To solve this word problem, we ought to think: if there are 12 eggs in each carton and Anna has 5 cartons, in order to know how many eggs there are in total, we will add 12 + 12 + 12+ 12+ 12, or, what ends up being the same: we will multiply 5 x 12: In total, Anna has 60 eggs.

## What are some multiplication word problems?

Consider the following Examples on Word Problems Involving Multiplication:

- A book costs $ 67. How much will be paid for 102 such books?
- A bicycle costs $ 215. How much will be paid for 87 such bicycles?
- The monthly salary of a man is $ 2,625.
- A chair costs $ 452 and a table costs $ 1750.

## What do Per mean in math?

‘Per’ generally means ‘for each’ when using the word in math. An example is: ‘There are 100 centimeters per meter,’ which means that there are 100 centimeters for each meter.

## What does how much mean?

(interrogative) What is the cost/price.

## What does decrease mean in math?

Make something smaller (in size or quantity). As the parrot drinks, the amount left in the can will decrease.

## What is the symbol for increase?

Upwards pointing arrows are often used to indicate an increase in a numerical value, and downwards pointing arrows indicate a decrease.

## What is the mathematical symbol of less than?

The less than symbol is <. Two other comparison symbols are ≥ (greater than or equal to) and ≤ (less than or equal to).

## How do you use less than symbol?

In an inequality, the less-than sign always “points” to the smaller number. Put another way, the “jaws” (the wider section of the symbol) always direct to the larger number.

## How do you type less than symbol?

Creating the < symbol on a U.S. keyboard On English PC and Mac keyboards, the less than is on the same key as the comma. Pressing and holding down the Shift while pressing the < creates the less than symbol.

## How do you type bigger than symbol?

On English PC and Mac keyboards, the greater than symbol is on the same key as the period. Pressing and holding down the Shift , and then pressing > creates the greater than symbol.

## What is the less than sign look like?

“Less than” sign starts with the letter L. The “less than” sign also looks like an L and the greater than sign > does not. So because the greater than sign does not look like an L, it can never be “less than”.

## How do you type more than or equal to?

To get the ≥ symbol (the greater than or equal to) use the option key and the period key. To type the > symbol (greater than) press shift and period key. On a PC keyboard it is just a little different. In Microsoft Word on PC it is quick to go to Insert, Advanced Symbol.