## Lesson: Using a Multiplication Table to Divide

Introducing the Concept

Earlier, students used a multiplication table to multiply. Then they learned about the relationship between multiplication and division. Now students will draw upon both experiences to use a multiplication table to divide. We'll begin with a quick review of how a multiplication table works.

**Materials:** transparency of multiplication table (use the table from Learning Tool 14 or 15 in the Learning Tools Folder) and overhead projector for demonstration; multiplication table for each student

**Preparation:** Students can use the multiplication tables they made earlier or make new tables. Use Learning Tool 14 or 15 in the *Learning Tools Folder.*

**Prerequisite Skills and Background:** Students should understand the concept of multiplication.