## No Frills MATHs SKILLS for Parents 1: Super Easy Long Mult and Division

April 27, 2022

Go to It will take you through basic maths by your Grade level.

NB. If you can’t remember how to ‘borrow the 1’ for division or ‘carry the 2’ for multiplication here go back to the link above.

## 4. Too many different ways to do the same thing

October 11, 2017

#### Add a multi-cultural classroom and even more confusion results.

More maths news from around the world here.

# eg. 2  Expand double brackets

### 1. X-multiply Method

This is the Method Mathspig taught students long, long ago.

### 2. Standard Method

Video tutorial from Me vs Maths here.

### 3. Grid Method

Video tutorial from 3 min Maths here.

## The Solution:

Find the method that works for you. Stick with it and practice, practice, practice.

# THE LEGO ARGUMENT:

It would be tragic IF  Lego blocks only had one solution. That is IF 6 Lego blocks could only be arranged in one way. In fact, the number of possibilities of arranging 6 blocks is MIND EXPLODING!