Simple multiplications are more of mental activities and here you find some mental Math tricks to do multiplication at the simplest level without breaking your head.

## When you do multiplication for two numbers, they have twin numbers.

Example: when you multiply 9*7, you have the twin number 7*9. If you forget the multiplication table for the first one, you can recollect the answer for the twin number. Both answers are the same.

#### To multiply a number by 2, add the number to it.

Example: if you want to multiply 8*2, add 8+8. You get the same answer.

#### When you multiply a number by 5, you can multiply it by 10 and reduce it into half.

Example: if you want to multiply 8 by 5, you can multiply 8 by 10 which is equal to 80 the half of which is 40.8*5 is also 40.

#### Multiply a number by 10 when you want to multiply it by 9 and subtract the number from the multiplied number to get the answer.

Example: if you want to multiply 6 by 9, you first multiply 6 by 10. The answer is 6*10=60. Subtract 6 from it: 60-6=54.6*9 is also 54.

#### Multiplication of a number by 11 is the repetition of the digit till 99.

Suppose you want to write the multiplication for 14*11, add 1 and 4 and insert the number in between. 1+4=5. So the answer is 154.

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Simple mental Math tricks help you do multiplication faster and constant practice of such tricks helps you save time during homework and tests in Math.