Times tables

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One-minute video

Why learn times tables?

Knowing the 2 to 10 times tables off by heart can help you calculate and estimate in your head.

Quick tips for tutors

Times tables includes:

  • The times tables 1 to 10.
  • Timesaver tips on ways to work out multiplication questions.
  • Multiplication facts and divisibility rules.
  • A multiplication square and how to use it.
  • Activities for practising multiplication.

What do the levels mean?

Skillswise uses the levels of the National Qualifications Framework, which start at Entry 1, 2 and 3 and then go on to Level 1 and Level 2.

  • Entry 3 covers the basic concepts and is a good preparation for starting a Level 1 course.
  • Level 1 is roughly equivalent to a GCSE D-G grade in England, Northern Ireland and Wales, and a Foundation level at Standard Grade in Scotland.
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