# Times by 10

If you times a number by 10, or make it ten times bigger, what happens to it (thinking about the place value grid we looked at in today’s lesson)?

Can you times these numbers by 10?
5
9
45
99
100

What happens if you want to divide by 10 or make a number 10 times smaller?

1. Oscar

Never say add a 0, say x10!

• class6

Exactly! The number moves how many places to the left? – Miss Land.

• Oscar Hamilton

1 to make it x10 and 2 to make x100.

2. Oscar

Oh I just noticed those numbers

5,50
9,90
45,450
99,990
100,1,000

• class6

Brilliant work Oscar! – Miss Land.

3. Miss Sawyer

You always make the work so much fun Miss Land. We are so lucky that you chose to come and work at Park Grove!

• class6

Thank-you, I’m really enjoying working with you all. I hope that you get to come and sing along to our times tables songs soon! The hip-hop 3’s are my favourite! – Miss Land.

• Hello I'm Oscar Hamilton from York.

Mine too!

• Oscar Hamilton

I agree! She’s a very nice teacher.

4. Bethan (School council)

Hi miss Land and class 6 we did X 10 in our class as well the answers too your questions are

50
90
450
990
1000

The technique is you are moving the numbers along one place!!

5. class6

Well explained Bethan and thank-you for stopping by Class 6’s blog! – Miss Land.

6. Travis

Hey Oscar why did you say your full name?

7. REUBEN

50 90 450 990 1000