# Multiplication Equation as a Comparison

Videos to help Grade 4 students learn how to interpret a multiplication equation as a comparison.

Common Core Standards: 4.NBT.1, 4.NBT.2, 4.OA.1

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NYS Math Module 1 Grade 4 Lesson 1

1 ten = 10 x 1 one (Read, as “1 ten is 10 times as much as 1 one.”)
1 hundred = 10 x 1 ten (Say, “1 hundred is 10 times as much as 1 ten.”)
1 thousand = 10 x 1 hundred (Say, “1 thousand is 10 times as much as 1 hundred.”)

NYS Common Core Math Module 1, Grade 4, Lesson 1, Practice Problem
Label the place value charts. Fill in the blanks to make the following statements true. Draw disks in the place value chart to show how you got your answer.

10 × 2 tens =_________ tens = _________

NYS Common Core Math Module 1, Grade 4, Lesson 1, Homework
1. Label the place value charts. Fill in the blanks to make the following statements true. Draw disks in the place value chart to show how you got your answer.
a. 10 × 4 ones = ________ ones = __________
2. Complete the following statements using your knowledge of place value:
a. 10 times as many as 1 hundred is ______ hundreds or ________ thousand.
c. _____________________________ as 8 hundreds is 8 thousands.

Word Problem
Katrina saved \$200 to purchase her tablet. Her father spent 10 times as much money to buy his new computer. How much did her father’s computer cost? Use numbers and words to explain how you got your answer.

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