Worksheet: Commutative Property of Multiplication

In this worksheet, we will practice applying the commutative property of multiplication within 100 using arrays and area models.

Q1:

Compare the expressions. Pick the symbol that is missing.

  • A>
  • B<
  • C=

Q2:

Use < , = , or > to fill in the blank: 4 × 6 6 × 4 .

  • A <
  • B >
  • C =

Q3:

Complete: 8 × 5 = 5 × .

Q4:

The flowers in a garden are in 3 rows and 7 columns. How many flowers are in the garden?

Q5:

Multiplication is the same as repeated addition, but quicker. Select a multiplication equation which matches the repeated addition sentence

  • A 4 2 × 7 = 2 5 2
  • B 4 2 × 5 = 2 5 2
  • C 4 2 × 4 2 × 4 2 × 4 2 × 4 2 × 4 2 = 2 5 2
  • D 4 2 × 6 = 2 5 2
  • E 4 2 × 4 2 × 4 2 × 4 2 × 4 2 = 2 5 2

Q6:

Which calculation describes the total number of flowers in this garden?