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3-Digit by 2-Digit Multiplication Worksheet

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide, PDF | 1 page | Grades: 5 - 6

Sharpen computation skills by solving 3-digit by 2-digit multiplication problems.

Multi-Digit Multiplication Worksheet

Learning how to multiply by a double-digit number is a skill that takes some practice! Beyond memorizing individual facts, the process in which to complete multi-digit multiplication can be a bit tricky for some students. Whether you are teaching students to solve by the lattice method, area model, or the standard algorithm, repeated practice is the key to success!

With this math worksheet, students will solve 9 problems that involve multiplying a 3-digit number by a 2-digit number. Each problem is set up in a vertical fashion and provides ample space to complete each calculation.

An answer key is included with your download to make grading fast and easy!  

Tips for Differentiation + Scaffolding 

In addition to independent student work time, use this worksheet as an activity for:

If there are students who are early finishers, encourage them to create their own problems, trade with a classmate, and then solve them. 

For students who need a bit of support, provide copies of a multiplication table to help with individual facts. Additionally, students can complete this activity in a 1-on-1 setting or with a small group.

🖨️ Easily Download & Print

Use the dropdown icon on the Download button to choose between the PDF or editable Google Slides version of this resource. 

Because this resource includes an answer sheet, we recommend you print one copy of the entire file. Then, make photocopies of the blank worksheet for students to complete. 

Turn this teaching resource into a sustainable activity by printing on cardstock and slipping it into a dry-erase sleeve. Students can record their answers with a whiteboard marker, then erase and reuse them. 

Additionally, project the worksheet onto a screen and work through it as a class by having students record their answers in their notebooks. 

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This resource was created by Melissa Mclaren, a teacher in Massachusetts and Teach Starter Collaborator.



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