**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
- the definition of a prism and a pyramid.

**Understand:**- Numbers can create patterns

**Do:**- I can identify and describe factors and multiples of whole numbers.

**Factors**

Factors are numbers that is multiplied together to get another number.

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

**Multiples**

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.