Complete, 10 multiplied by seven
equals what tens.
We’re being asked to work out how
many tens there are in 10 times seven. We can use a number line to help us
multiply 10 by seven. We would need to make seven jumps
of 10 on the number line. Let’s count in tens. 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70. 10 multiplied by seven equals
Let’s think about the value of each
of the digits. We’re being asked how many tens
there are in 70. This is the tens digit. And we can see that there are seven
tens in the number 70. 10 multiplied by seven is equal to
seven tens. Seven tens are 70.