# Worksheet: Writing and Solving Multiplication Equations

In this worksheet, we will practice solving one-step multiplication equations by dividing by the number next to the variable on the two sides of the equation.

Q1:

Fish A is 2 times as long as fish B. Write an equation to determine the length of fish B if fish A is 6 meters long, and then solve it.

• A , 2
• B , 3
• C , 2
• D , 3
• E , 4

Q2:

Which of the following equations does NOT belong with the others?

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• B
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• D

Q3:

Solve for .

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Q4:

Solve for : .

Q5:

Shady bought five bars of chocolate of the same kind, each of the same price. If is the cost of each chocolate bar, solve to determine .

Q6:

It takes Ramy 5 times longer than it takes Dalia to get to work. If Ramyβs journey is 70 minutes, write an equation for the time it takes Dalia to get to work. Then solve the equation.

• A ,
• B ,
• C ,
• D ,
• E ,

Q7:

Solve .

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Q8:

Yara has \$112 and spends \$14 each day. How long will it be until she has no money left?

Q9:

A car was traveling at a speed of 32 meters per second. At that rate, how long would it take for the car to cover a distance of 2,160 meters?

Q10:

Is the equation true or false if ?

• Atrue
• Bfalse

Q11:

Bassem wants to buy a smartphone that costs \$304. If he saves \$38 each week, determine in how many weeks he will be able to buy the smartphone.

Q12:

Given that 1 gallon equals 4 quarts, write and solve an equation to find the number of gallons, , in 68 quarts.

• A ,
• B ,
• C ,
• D ,
• E ,

Q13:

A rectangle has an area of square inches and a length of inches. Solve the equation to find the width of the rectangle.

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• E

Q14:

Ramy and Amir ran a race. Ramyβs time was 12 minutes, which was of Amirβs time. Using for Amirβs time, write an equation for and then solve it.

• A ,
• B ,
• C ,
• D ,
• E ,

Q15:

Solve .

Q16:

Dina paints one garden chair in 12 minutes. Write an equation for the number of chairs that she could paint in hours.

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• B
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• D
• E

Q17:

This piece of wrapping paper is too long.

Yasmine wants to cut a piece which has an area of 40 cm2.

Write an equation that describes how to find the length of the piece. Use for the length.

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• B
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• D

Q18:

A rectangleβs width is one-sixth of its length. Given that the rectangleβs width is 9 inches, determine its length.

Q19:

The currency in Switzerland is called a franc. On a certain day, one US dollar equaled Swiss francs. Write and solve a multiplication equation to find the number of US dollars that would equal 25 Swiss francs.

• A ,
• B ,
• C ,
• D ,
• E ,

Q20:

The equation shows the total cost of a trip to the cinema in relation to the number of people that attend. If a trip cost \$60, how many people attended?

Q21:

A plank of wood is 120 inches long. Knowing that there are 12 inches in 1 foot, solve the equation to find , the plankβs length in feet.

Q22:

If and , what is the value of ?

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Q23:

In the equation , the independent variable represents the total number of paintings that Dalia can make in weeks. After 6 weeks, how many paintings will Dalia have made?

Q24:

The equation shows the time, , in minutes, that it takes Dina to run miles. How many minutes does it take her to run 3 miles?

Q25:

The equation shows how the height, , of a species of bamboo increases after days. Given that the height is measured in centimeters, how much height does the bamboo gain in 5 days?