Videos to help Grade 5 students learn how to fluently multiply multi-digit whole numbers using the standard algorithm and using estimation to check for reasonableness of the product.

Common Core Standards: 5.OA.1, 5.OA.2, 5.NBT.5

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New York State Common Core Math Module 2, Grade 5, Lesson 8

Lesson 8 Concept Development

Problem 1

314 × 236

Problem 2

1,882 × 296

Problem 3

4,902 × 408

1. Estimate the product first. Solve by using the standard algorithm. Use your estimate to check the reasonableness of the product.

c. 739 × 442

i. 987 × 3,105

g. 530 × 2,075

628 × 335

2,403 × 545

a. 213 × 328

b. 662 × 372

2. Each container holds 1 L 275 mL of water. How much water is in 609 identical containers? Find the difference between your estimated product and precise product.

In this video, we take a look at the relationship between an estimate and an exact product within complex multiplication problems.

1. Estimate the product first. Solve by using the standard algorithm. Use your estimate to check the reasonableness of the product.

a. 312 × 149

b. 743 × 295

c. 428 × 637

3. A publisher prints 1,912 copies of a book in each print run. If they print 305 runs, the manager wants to know about how many books will be printed. What’s a reasonable estimate?

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