Video The Reason why Line-Multiplication Works»

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As I get older I am frequently reminded of how much I have forgotten since I was of school-age. The ‘line-method’ of multiplication seemed like a clever visual cheat, until I read this explanation which linked it to the concept of base-10 arrays. It’s back to school for me.

As I get older I am frequently reminded of how much I have forgotten since I was of school-age. The 'line-method' of multiplication seemed like a clever visual cheat, until I read this explanation which linked it to the concept of base-10 arrays. It's back to school for me.

∞ https://www.wikihow.com/Multiply-Using-the-Line-Method ∞ https://www.reddit.com/r/Damnthatsinteresting/comments/ae731u/how_japanese_students_multiply/ ∞ https://tapintoteenminds.com/japanese-multiplication/

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