Name:    Try It Out -- Chapter 6, Lesson 9: Choosing Multiplication and Division Methods

Matching

Which would be the best calculation method for each situation?
 A. multiplication B. division

1.

Each family member needs to drink about 5 L of water a day. There are 5 people in the family. How many litres of water does the family drink every day?

2.

Fritz travelled 3472 km in 7 hours. How many kilometres did he travel in 1 hour?

3.

Gretchen needs 20 m of fabric to make 4 curtains. How many metres does she need for 1 curtain?

4.

Sixty-six cats have 264 kittens among them. How many kittens does each cat have?

5.

Perry hikes 32 km a day 13 days. How many kilometres did he hike?

6.

A dolphin swims 128 km a day. How many kilometres would the dolphin swim in 3 weeks?

Numeric Response

7.

Each family member needs to drink about 5 L of water a day. There are 5 people in the family. How many litres of water does the family drink every day?

8.

Fritz travelled 3472 km in 7 hours. How many kilometres did he travel in 1 hour?

9.

Gretchen needs 20 m of fabric to make 4 curtains. How many metres does she need for 1 curtain?

10.

Sixty-six cats have 264 kittens among them. How many kittens does each cat have?

11.

Perry hikes 32 km a day for 13 days. How many kilometres did he hike?

12.

A dolphin swims 128 km a day. How many kilometres would the dolphin swim in 3 weeks?