# Single digit multiplication

This is a day to day problem which can be taken mathematically:

There are 23 school buses each carrying 41 kids and teachers on a picnic to the Niagara Falls. How many total number of people are going in this trip?

Mathematically, the problem is

41 X 23 = ?

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#### Solution Preview

We know that 41 = 40 + 1.

? Place 40 and 1 in two columns as shown in the grid in the attachment.

? Similarly ...

#### Solution Summary

This shows how to perform single digit multiplication to solve a word problem.

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