### All ISEE Middle Level Quantitative Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #10 : Use Place Value Understanding And Properties Of Operations To Perform Multi Digit Arithmetic

Solve:

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

We can make a rectangular array using squares to help us solve this problem. Our multiplication problem is ; therefore, the rectangular array should have squares across the top row and squares down the first column. The rectangular array should look like the image below:

We can count the squares to find our answer. The correct answer is is

In order to solve this problem using multiplication, we must multiply the multiplier by each digit of the multiplicand to get the answer, which is called the product.

For this problem, is the multiplier and is the multiplicand.

First, we multiply and

Because the product is greater than , we carry the and add it to the next product.

Next, we multiply and and then add the we carried.

### Example Question #11 : Use Place Value Understanding And Properties Of Operations To Perform Multi Digit Arithmetic

Solve:

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

We can make a rectangular array using squares to help us solve this problem. Our multiplication problem is ; therefore, the rectangular array should have squares across the top row and squares down the first column. The rectangular array should look like the image below:

We can count the squares to find our answer. The correct answer is is

In order to solve this problem using multiplication, we must multiply the multiplier by each digit of the multiplicand to get the answer, which is called the product.

For this problem, is the multiplier and is the multiplicand.

First, we multiply and

Next, we multiply and

### Example Question #1 : Multiply Or Divide To Solve Word Problems Involving Multiplicative Comparison: Ccss.Math.Content.4.Oa.A.2

It takes Hannah minutes to get dressed in the morning. It takes her older sister, Sara, times as long. How long does it take Sara to get dressed?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The phrase " times as long" tells you that we are going to multiply by .

Let's have represent how long it takes Sara to get dressed.

Think: minutes 4 times would be how many minutes?

### Example Question #311 : Numbers And Operations

It takes Charlie minutes to get dressed in the morning. It takes her older sister, Alison, times as long. How long does it take Alison to get dressed?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The phrase " times as long" tells you that we are going to multiply by .

Let's have represent how long it takes Alison to get dressed.

Think: minutes times would be how many minutes?

### Example Question #3 : Multiply Or Divide To Solve Word Problems Involving Multiplicative Comparison: Ccss.Math.Content.4.Oa.A.2

It takes Mark minutes to get dressed in the morning. It takes her older sister, Shelly, times as long. How long does it take Shelly to get dressed?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The phrase " times as long" tells you that we are going to multiply by .

Let's have represent how long it takes Shelly to get dressed.

Think: minutes times would be how many minutes?

### Example Question #4 : Multiply Or Divide To Solve Word Problems Involving Multiplicative Comparison: Ccss.Math.Content.4.Oa.A.2

It takes Cassie minutes to get dressed in the morning. It takes her older sister, Linden, times as long. How long does it take Linden to get dressed?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The phrase " times as long" tells you that we are going to multiply by .

Let's have represent how long it takes Linden to get dressed.

Think: minutes times would be how many minutes?

### Example Question #5 : Multiply Or Divide To Solve Word Problems Involving Multiplicative Comparison: Ccss.Math.Content.4.Oa.A.2

It takes Sam minutes to get dressed in the morning. It takes her older sister, Kate, times as long. How long does it take Kate to get dressed?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The phrase " times as long" tells you that we are going to multiply by .

Let's have represent how long it takes Kate to get dressed.

Think: minutes times would be how many minutes?

### Example Question #6 : Multiply Or Divide To Solve Word Problems Involving Multiplicative Comparison: Ccss.Math.Content.4.Oa.A.2

It takes Maggie minutes to get dressed in the morning. It takes her older sister, Alex, times as long. How long does it take Alex to get dressed?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The phrase " times as long" tells you that we are going to multiply by .

Let's have represent how long it takes Alex to get dressed.

Think: minutes times would be how many minutes?

### Example Question #1 : Multiply Or Divide To Solve Word Problems Involving Multiplicative Comparison: Ccss.Math.Content.4.Oa.A.2

It takes Tim 5 minutes to get dressed in the morning. It takes his older sister, Lisa, 4 times as long. How long does it take Lisa to get dressed?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The phrase " times as long" tells you that we are going to multiply by .

Let's have represent how long it takes Lisa to get dressed.

Think: minutes times would be how many minutes?

### Example Question #8 : Multiply Or Divide To Solve Word Problems Involving Multiplicative Comparison: Ccss.Math.Content.4.Oa.A.2

It takes Molly to get dressed in the morning. It takes her older sister, Emily, times as long. How long does it take Emily to get dressed?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The phrase " times as long" tells you that we are going to multiply by .

Let's have represent how long it takes Emily to get dressed.

Think: minutes times would be how many minutes?