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## Definition of Multiplication

When the same number or Digit is added to a number or number one or more times, it is called Multiplication. Number or Digit is multiplied as many times as it is added.

Multiplication is represented by the symbol **x**.

**Example :-**

- 2 x 4 = 8
- 4 × 5 = 20
- 40 × 2 = 80
- 20 × 5 = 100

## Multiplication Questions

Q.1 9863 × 99 = ?

A.976437

B.986027

C.986237

D.480878

Solution:- According to the question,

9863 × 99 = ?

9863 × (100 – 1)

986300 – 9863

Ans. 976437

Q.2 985 × 993 = ?

A.897945

B.986015

C.967013

D.978105

Solution:- According to the question,

985 × 993 = ?

985 × (1000 – 7)

985000 – 6895

Ans. 978105

Q.3 106 × 106 – 94 × 94 = ?

A.2004

B.2400

C.1904

D.1906

Solution:- According to the question,

106 × 106 – 94 × 94 = ?

(a + b)(a – b)

(106 + 94)(106 – 94) = ?

200 × 12 = ?

? = 2400

Ans. 2400

Q.4 24 × 0.1 – 100 × 0.01 = ?

A.-7.6

B.1.4

C.2.3

D.2.39

Solution:- According to the question,

24 × 0.1 – 100 × 0.01 = ?

2.4 – 1 = ?

? = 1.4

Ans. 1.4

Q.5 In a series of numbers, the next number is thrice the previous number minus one. If the first two numbers of the series are 2 and 5, then the fourth number will be.

A.59

B.41

C.14

D.45

Solution : Solving according to the question

2 × 3 = 6 – 1 = 5 (second number)

5 × 3 = 15 – 1 = 14 (3rd number)

14 × 3 = 42 – 1 = 41 (4th number)

Ans. 41

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