Year 3 Word Problems Multiplication and Division 1

Teacher Specific Information

This Year 3 Word Problems Multiplication and Division 1 activity checks pupils’ understanding of multiplication and division. Pupils will divide a 2-digit number by three, divide a 2-digit number by 8, calculate three groups of 6, determine whether a statement is correct using knowledge of the 3 times table, find various answers to a given question using multiplication facts from the 4 times table and divide a given 2-digit number by 8.

Questions in this activity are based on content taught so far this year.

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National Curriculum Objectives

Number – multiplication and division
(3C6) Recall and use multiplication and division facts for the 3, 4 and 8 multiplication tables
(3C7) Write and calculate mathematical statements for multiplication and division using the multiplication tables that they know, including for two-digit numbers times one-digit numbers, using mental and progressing to formal written methods