Five multiplied by six equals what?
This symbol means that we have to multiply the two numbers together to find the answer. What is the answer if we start with five and multiply it six times? Let’s count in fives to find out: five, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30. We’ve multiplied a group of five six times: one, two, three, four, five, six.
Five multiplied by six equals 30.