Multiplying using the table or box method

Multiplying using the table or box method
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This alternative method of doing long multiplication helps to separate the multiplying from the adding. The method also gives greater insight into what long multiplication is, and helps lay a foundation for algebra FOIL later.
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This is a quick video explanation for how to multiply a 3-digit number by a 2-digit number using the box or table method. This method will work for larger numbers also. The steps required in this method are explained.
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Reviewed by MathVids Staff on November 28, 2010.
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