This activity has been adapted from Malcolm Swan's research.
Enabling learners to:
* understand the properties of number operations;
* substitute integers, fractions, decimals and negative numbers into statements and equations in order to test their validity;
* address common misconceptions about the effect of addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, squaring and finding square
Print off the pdf, cut up the squares and have students match the cards accordingly to demonstrate their understanding of multiplication and division.