Multiplication tables are very important for children. Chapter 9 of NCERT Class 3 deals with multiplication tables. It teaches kids timetables of 2, 5, 10, etc. It also throws light on the link between addition and multiplication. Here, we are providing you with the detailed NCERT Solutions For Class 3 Maths Chapter 9 How Many Times.

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**LEGGY ANIMALS**

**Question 1**:

How many spiders? ____

One spider has ____ legs.

In all, spider legs are 3 times ____

Or, ____ + ____ + ____ = ____

Or 3 x ____ = ____

Answer:

How many spiders? **3**

One spider has **8** legs.

In all, spider legs are 3 times **8**

Or, **8** + **8** + **8** = **24**

Or 3 x **8** = **24**

**Question 2**:

So how many legs altogether do 5 octopuses have?

**Answer**:

8 + 8 + 8 + 8 + 8 = 40 legs

Or, 5 times 8 = 40 legs

Or, 5 x 8 = 40 legs

**FIND THE NUMBER WITHOUT COUNTING**

**Question**:

In the same way, how many bottles are these?

**Answer**:

4 times 5 = 4 x 5 = 20 bottles.

**Question**:

How many eggs?

**Answer**:

6 times 5 = 6 x 5 = 30 eggs.

**PRACTICE TIME**

**Question A**:

4 × 18 is 4 times ___ or ___ + ___ + ___ + ___

3 × 20 is ___ times ___ or ___ + ___ + ___

8 × 9 is ___ times ___ or ___ + ___ + ___ + ___ + ___ + ___ + ___ + ___ + ___

**Answer**:

4 × 18 is 4 times **18** or **18** + **18** + **18** + **18**

3 × 20 is **3** times **20** or **20** + **20** + **20**

8 × 9 is **8** times **9** or **9** + **9** + **9** + **9** + **9** + **9** + **9** + **9**

**Question B**:

Tell how many times!

**Answer**:

8 + 8 + 8 = **3** × 8 = **24**

3 + 3 + 3 + 3 + 3 = 5 × **3** = **15**

30 + 30 + 30 = **3** × **30** = **90**

7 + 7 + 7 + 7 + 7 + 7 = **7** × **6**= **42**

12 + 12 + 12 + 12 = **4** × 12 = **48**

6 + 6 + 6 = **6** × **3** = **18**

10 + 10 + 10 + 10 = **4** × **10** = **40**

2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 = **2** × **5** = **10**

6 + 6 + 6 + 6 + 6 + 6 + 6 = **7** × **6 **= **42**

**Question C**:

Ramu bought 4 packets of biscuits. Each packet has 4 biscuits. How many biscuits did Ramu buy?

**Answer**:

Ramu bought 4 x 4 = 16 biscuits.

**Question D**:

There are 12 desks in a classroom. Each desk has 4 legs. What is the total number of legs of the desks?

**Answer**:

Total number of legs of the desks = 12 x 4 = 48 legs.

**Question E**:

Sabiha brought home 3 bunches of flowers. Each bunch has 4 flowers. How many flowers were there?

**Answer**:

Total number of flowers = 3 x 4 = 12 flowers.

**Question F**:

One rail coach has 8 wheels. How many wheels in all in 6 coaches?

**Answer**:

Total number of wheels in 6 coaches = 8 x 6 = 48 wheels.

**HOW MANY TIMES 2?**

**Question**:

Fill in the blanks

**Answer**:

**JUMP WITH ME**

**Question:**

Tarru Frog jumps 3 steps each time. Which numbers will Tarru touch?

Answer:

**STICK PLAY**

**Question:**

Try making a 2 times table with sticks

**Answer**:

1 × 2 = 2

2 × 2 = 4

3 × 2 = 6

4 × 2 = **8**

5 × 2 = **10**

6 × 2 = **12**

7 × 2 = **14**

8 × 2 = **16**

9 × 2 = **18**

10 × 2 = **20**

**Question**:

Now draw sticks to make the multiplication table of 6.

**Answer**:

1 × 6 = 6

2 × 6 = 12

3 × 6 = 18

4 × 6 = 24

5 × 6 = 30

6 × 6 = 36

7 × 6 = 42

8 × 6 = 48

9 × 6 = 54

10 × 6 = 60

**SHOPPING WITH TABLES**

**Question**:

How much do these things cost?

- 4 toffees cost ____ rupees.
- 3 pencil boxes cost ____ rupees.
- 10 pencil boxes cost ____ rupees.
- 9 balloons cost ____ rupees.
- 5 toys cost ____ rupees.
- 7 face masks cost ____ rupees.

**Answer**:

- 4 x 2 = 8 rupees
- 3 x 10 = 30 rupees
- 10 x 10 = 100 rupees
- 9 x 5 = 45 rupees
- 5 x 4 = 20 rupees
- 7 x 3 = 21 rupees

**PRACTICE TIME**

**Question A**:

Complete the following:

**Answer:**

2 × 7 = **14**

3 × 9 = **27**

4 × 9 = **36**

5 × 2 = **10**

5 × 8 = **40**

3 × 10 = **30**

10 × 6 = **60**

2 × 8 = **16**

5 × 9 = **45**

10 × 8 = **80**

**Question B**:

Look at the patterns and complete them.

Answer:

3, 6, 9, **12, 15, 18**.

2, 4, 6, **8, 10, 12.**

10, 20, 30, **40, 50, 60.**

4, 8, 12, **16, 20, 24.**

5, 10, 15, **20, 25, 30.**

30, 60, 90, **120, 150, 180**

**Question C:**

Complete the multiplication tree

Answer:

**Question D**:

How many in all?

- A shirt has 5 buttons. How many buttons would 3 shirts have?
- There are four fans. Each fan has 3 blades. What is the total number of blades in all?
- A box contains 6 apples. How many apples in all will seven boxes have?
- How many corners would 4 triangles have?

**Answer**:

- 5 x 3 = 15 buttons
- 4 x 3 = 12 blades
- 6 x 7 = 42 apples
- 4 x 3 = 12 corners

**Question E**:

Some multiplication facts

**Answer**:

**PRACTICE TIME**

**Question A**:

Multiply

**Answer**:

22 × 3 = 66

43 × 2 = 86

21 × 4 = 84

24 × 2 = 48

11 × 5 = 55

30 × 5 = 150

20 × 4 = 80

23 × 9 = 207

26 × 4 = 104

38 × 2 = 76

25 × 3 = 75

24 × 5 = 120

35 × 3 = 105

48 × 4 = 192

32 × 5 = 160

58 × 2 = 116

**Question B**:

First guess the answer and then calculate:

- A flower has five petals. A bunch of flowers has 13 flowers. How many petals are there in the bunch?
- A book has 64 pages. What will be the total number of pages in 8 such books?
- Students stand in rows in the assembly. There are six rows of students. Each row has 17 students. How many students are there?
- A design has 3 flowers in it. A piece of cloth has 17 such designs. How many flowers will be on the cloth?

**Answer**:

- Total number of petals = 5 x 13 = 65 petals.
- Total number of pages = 64 x 8 = 512 pages.
- Total number of students = 6 x 17 = 102 students.
- Total number of flowers on the cloth = 3 x 17 = 51 flowers.

**PRACTICE TIME**

**Question 1**:

First guess the answer and then check it by calculating:

**Answer**:

42 × 23 = **966**

73 × 11 = **803**

51 × 13 = **663**

54 × 12 = **648**

25 × 36 = **900**

12 × 14 = **168**

**MULTIPLICATION PATTERNS**

**Question A:**

Did you see the pattern in the 9 times table? What numbers are adding up to 9?

**Answer**:

Yes, the pattern in the 9 times table is that the sum of the digits in the product is always 9.

**Question B**:

Complete the grid by multiplying the numbers

**Answer**:

**Question:** Look for other such crosses and copy them in your Notebook

**Answer**:

6 + 12 + 18 = **36** = 10 + 12 + 14

9 + 18 + 27 = **54** = 16 + 18 + 20

8 + 10 + 12 = **30** = 5 + 10 + 15