Calculation: Multiples and factors

A multiple is a number multiplied. So 20, 30 and 40 are multiples of 10. A factor is any number that is evenly divided into another. For example, 2 and 5 are both factors of 10.

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Multiples and factors includes:

  • Definitions of the terms multiples and factor
  • Links to multiplication tables
  • Looking at patterns in multiples
  • Activities to practise finding multiples and factors

Downloadable Factsheets

Multiples and factors
Number patterns

Downloadable worksheets

Multiple patterns
Multiples and factors crossword
Writing statements about multiples and factors
Identifying factors
Multiples: Everyday examples
Practising factors
Looking for multiples
Completing sequences
Finding factors
Practising multiples

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