# Multiplying by 10 – 5th Grade Math Game

This 5

^{th}grade math game helps children practice multiplying by 10.**Skills to develop:**Multiplication is a core math skill. This exercise develops knowledge of multiplication by focusing on multiplying by 10.- The
is a time-limited game of multiple choices with one or sometimes two correct answers.*Space Dog Game*

**Multiplying**is a

**basic math skill**.

**Multiplying**by

**powers**of

**10**is also a

**basic**

**math**

**skill**students need to be able to grasp more difficult

**multiplication**and

**division**problems as students move through the 5

^{th}grade

**math**

**curriculum**. Students will notice a

**pattern**as they

**practice**using the

**Multiplying**by

**10**game. Each time a

**number**is

**multiplied**by

**10**a

**zero**is placed on the end of the

**number**. For example,

**143 x 10 = 1430**. This game also helps students

**practice place value**as students do in fact move the

**digits**to the left as they

**multiply**by

**powers**of

**ten.**

**Multiplying by 10**is fast paced and

**colorful**. Students will want to help the Space dog catch his bone on the screen after each

**math**

**problem**. If the

**problems**are answered incorrectly a space ship will beam up the bone instead. This game helps kids to

**multiply by 10**and even more importantly see the pattern when

**10**is a

**factor**in a

**multiplication**problem.