Worksheet: Modeling Multiplication with Bar Models and Repeated Addition

In this worksheet, we will practice how to represent multiplication with a bar model showing equal groups and to solve multiplication problems by writing a repeated addition sentence.

Q1:

Adam has 6 coins.

His 2 friends also have 6 coins each.

We can draw a bar model to show the total number of coins.

How many coins do they have altogether?

3 × 6 = ?

Mariam and her 7 friends have 5 coins each.

Pick a model that shows the total number of coins.

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

Q2:

Jennifer has 3 bars of chocolate. Each bar contains 2 pieces of chocolate.

Write an addition sentence to show how many pieces of chocolate there are.

  • A 3 + 2 + 3 = 8
  • B 3 + 3 + 3 = 9
  • C 2 + 2 + 2 = 6

Q3:

There are 4 teams in a race. Each team has 3 people in it.

Noah made this model. How many people are there?

Q4:

Noah has 3 boxes of plates. Each box contains 5 plates.

How many plates are there in total?

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