This set of 16 challenging multistep multiplication cards require students to multiply and/or add and subtract to find their answer. Most problems deal with single digit multiplication, or can be accessed using repeated addition for pre-multiplication learners.
These problems help students familiarize with the process of solving multiple step (multi-step) math problems, like those seen on state tests and in the common core.
1) Identify what the problem is asking, as well as what information is available.
2) Plan the strategy (strategies) they will use to solve the problem.
3) Solve the problem(s).
4) Check work by solving it in a different way.