[member-created using abctools] Write a multiplication equation with prime numbers that equals the given number. (answers included) Common Core: 6.NS.4
Write one factor on the inner circle and other factors on the middle circle. Write the answers on the outer circle. Although designed as a fun drill for multiplication tables, these math circles also work for addition, subtraction, and division problems.
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