# Identify and describe factors and multiples of whole numbers and use them to solve problems (ACMNA098)

**LO: To identify factors and multiples of a number**

**Know:**

- Multiplication facts up to 10 x 10
- Division facts
- Place value of numbers

**Understand:**

- Numbers can create patterns

**Do:**

- I can identify and describe factors and multiples of whole numbers

**Factors**

**Factors are numbers that we can multiply to get another number.**

**For example, 1, 2, 4, 8 and 16 can be multiplied by another number to get 16.**

**Multiples**

**A multiple is a number that can be evenly divided by another number without a remainder.**

**Another way of thinking of multiples is any number that is in the times tables of a number.**

**Eg.) 72 is 9 x 8, therefore 72 is a multiple of 8 and 9.**

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