# 5 Times table

Five times table - When you multiply a number by five, you just multiply that number by ten and then half the result.

Any number times five is the same as multiplying that number by ten and then halving the result.

Example 1

5times6 is the same as 10times6=60  then  60÷2=30

Example 2

5times7 is the same as 10times7=70  then  70÷2=35

Example 3

5times12 is the same as 10times12=120  then  120÷2=60