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**Aliyah Beeman****Guest**

were can I go to learn my Times Tables?

**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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There is a Times Table Test which you can do online, and there are also Multiplication Worksheets which you can print out and practice on.

Print a few worksheets, and also print each one's answer sheet (put these aside to check your work later on), and then practice every day.

One thing to make it easier is to look at the Times Table Chart and find **patterns**: for example the last digit of the 5-times table always goes 5,0,5,0, and the last digit of 9-times goes 9,8,7,6, ... (AND if you add the digits of each 9-times, you get 9. What I mean is that 9x5=45 and 4+5=9, or 9x9=81 and 8+1=9. But what about 9x11=99?)

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**Roraborealis****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-17
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9+9 gets 18. 1+8 is 9, once again! So you just keep adding until you get a single digit number (which is nine).

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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**Zach****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-23
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Eleven times tables are easy!

For double numbers, take the two numbers, add them together and put them in the answer in the middle.

Boy let me tell you what:

I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.

And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

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**minnie****Member**- Registered: 2005-04-07
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Juz Get A Poster With Them On It And Revise Them

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**alanchiho****Member**- Registered: 2005-04-07
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jus easy! get a calutlator

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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That might work ... hmmm ... I wonder if the teachers know about calculators when running the tests ?

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**Roraborealis****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-17
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People hiding them? They would have a very hard job doing so.

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Indeed !

So, that calculator idea has bitten the dust. Darn

So nothing for it but practice practice .

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**Zach****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-23
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I broke my calculator.

Not so much as 'broke' but, tore it apart after getting annoyed with it for not telling me the answer I was looking for... Or was it because I was just bored in science. Most probably both. Anyway, I started bending it and the side opened, so I started opening it and exploring the hidden depths of a calculator. It wasn't too interesting and not easy to put back together. I think I lost a piece.

Boy let me tell you what:

I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.

And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

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**Roraborealis****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-17
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I did that before with a little pocket one. I wanted to change the battery but I couldn't get the screws out so I tried to get them out another way....and smashed it.

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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**Zach****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-23
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The thing was, that this was a big scientific calculator...

Boy let me tell you what:

I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.

And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

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**Roraborealis****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-17
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Urg, and it cost a lot of money, I bet.

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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**Zach****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-23
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Only..er... £5.

I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.

And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

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**Roraborealis****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-17
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Well, erm....it's still a lot of money for a lump of metal.

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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**Zach****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-23
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Plastic actually.

I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.

And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

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**Roraborealis****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-17
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Well.....hopefully you get what I meant!

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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**Zach****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-23
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I know exactly what you mean. Yes, I know you want to give me those peanuts.

I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.

And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

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**jackFF****Member**- Registered: 2008-02-25
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Go, try and enjoy !

Jack from France

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**bertrand****Guest**

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**Devantè****Real Member**- Registered: 2006-07-14
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**infinitebrain****Member**- Registered: 2008-07-01
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pratice once a day and you'll get it easy!

The best thing about life is you don't know what to expect

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**sa****Guest**

the site have a time table test Online you can take,try it out.

**Groozel****Guest**

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