Month: August 2018

3-Simple Steps for Multiplying Numbers like 76 x 39!

3-Steps Make Multiplication Simple! Step 1 – Write your “Counting by the Numbers” for one set of the factors (the numbers you are multiplying).  In this case I wrote my 3’s and 9’s for Thirty-nine. Step 2 – Draw your Area Box, and break it into 4-parts.  Next write your factors as tens + one.  …

3-Simple Steps for Multiplying Numbers like 736 x 8!

 3-Steps Make Multiplication Simple! Step 1 – Write your “Counting by the Numbers” for one of the factors (the numbers you are multiplying).  In this case I wrote 8’s. Step 2 – Draw your Area Box, and break it into 2-parts.  Next write your factors as hundreds + tens + one.  Now, Use the counting …

11-Steps to Understanding Fractions

In this post, I will teach you the basics to understanding fractions.  We will being with the first step of illustrating fractions, work through adding and subtracting fractions, and finally to multiplying and dividing fractions.  This post is intended for anyone who does not understand fractions. Fractions are abstract and can be quite difficult to …