# Multiply a single digit number by a three digit number using an area model

## Interactive practice questions

We want to find $344\times3$344×3 using the area model.

a

Find the area of the first rectangle.

b

Find the area of the second rectangle.

c

Find the area of the third rectangle.

d

What is the total area of all three rectangles?

e

So what is $344\times3$344×3?

Easy
Approx 2 minutes

We want to find $797\times6$797×6 using the area model.

We want to use the area model to find $403\times2$403×2.

We want to use the area model to find $907\times2$907×2.

### Outcomes

#### NA3-6

Record and interpret additive and simple multiplicative strategies, using words, diagrams, and symbols, with an understanding of equality