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Lesson 8.2: Choosing When to Multiply



Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

Which addition sentence describes the total number of tennis balls?

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a.
2 + 2 + 2 + 2
b.
3 + 3 + 3 + 3
c.
3 + 4
 

 2. 

Which multiplication sentence can you use to describe the number of tennis balls in the diagram in question 1?
a.
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b.
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c.
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 3. 

Which addition sentence describes the total number of cookies in the diagram below?
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a.
4 + 4 + 4
b.
3 + 3 + 3
c.
8 + 8 + 8
 

 4. 

Which multiplication sentence can you use to describe the total number of cookies in the diagram in question 3?
a.
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b.
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c.
mc004-3.jpg
 

 5. 

Which addition sentence describes the total number of cupcakes in the diagram below?

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a.
6 + 6
b.
3 + 3
c.
2 + 6
 

 6. 

Which multiplication sentence could you use to describe the total number of cupcakes in the diagram in question 5?
a.
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b.
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c.
mc006-3.jpg
 

 7. 

Which addition sentence describes the total number of candles in the diagram below?

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a.
4 + 4 + 4 + 4
b.
5 + 5 + 5 + 5
c.
4 + 4 + 4 + 4 + 4
 

 8. 

Which multiplicaton sentence could you use to describe the total number of candles in the diagram in question 7?
a.
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b.
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c.
mc008-3.jpg
 

 9. 

Karen has 5 bags of apples. Four bags have 3 apples in them and one bag has 5 apples in it. How many apples does Karen have altogether?
a.
15
b.
16
c.
17
 

 10. 

Isaiah has 4 packages of pens. Three pagckages have 3 pens in them and one package has 2 pens in it. How many pens does Isaiah have altogether?
a.
10
b.
11
c.
12
 



 
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