# MULTIPLICATION WORD PROBLEMS WORKSHEET

Problem 1 :

Problem 2 :

Sophia buys 6 packs of light bulbs. Each pack has 12 light bulbs. How many light bulbs does Sophia buy ?

Problem 3 :

Samuel's mother pledged \$0.25 for every mile Samuel walked in his walk-a-thon. Samuel walked 12 miles. How much does his mother owe ?

Problem 4 :

James made 12 three-point baskets and 5 four-point baskets in a basketball game. He did not score any other points. How many points did he score in all ?

Problem 5 :

The speed of David's car is 57 miles per hour. If he keeps going at the same rate, find the distance traveled by David in 6 hours.

Problem 6 :

Raul’s bedroom is 7 yards long. How many inches long is the bedroom ?

Problem 7 :

If 1 lb of sea food costs \$18.50, find the cost of 5 lbs of sea food.

Problem 8 :

Jeff burns 500 calories per hour bicycling. At the same rate, how many calories can he burn in 3 hours ?

Problem 1 :

Solution :

Then, number of cookies in 7 packages is

=  7 x 8

=  56

Problem 2 :

Sophia buys 6 packs of light bulbs. Each pack has 12 light bulbs. How many light bulbs does Sophia buy ?

Solution :

There are 6 packs, each of which has 12 light bulbs.

Then, number of light bulbs in 6 packs was

=  6 x 12

=  72

So, Sophia buys 72 light bulbs.

Problem 3 :

Samuel's mother pledged \$0.25 for every mile Samuel walked in his walk-a-thon. Samuel walked 12 miles. How much does his mother owe ?

Solution :

Samuel’s mother pledged \$0.25 for every mile.

Samuel walked 12 miles.

Then, amount of money for 12 miles is

=  12 x 0.25

=  \$3

So, Samuel's mother owes \$3.

Problem 4 :

James made 12 three-point baskets and 5 four-point baskets in a basketball game. He did not score any other points. How many points did he score in all ?

Solution :

Points scored in 12 three-point baskets :

=  12 x 3

=  36

Points scored in 5 four-point baskets :

=  5 x 4

=  20

Total points scored in 12 three-point baskets and 5 four-point baskets :

=  36 + 20

=  56

So, James scored 56 points in all.

Problem 5 :

The speed of David's car is 57 miles per hour. If he keeps going at the same rate, find the distance traveled by David in 6 hours.

Solution :

David's speed is 57 miles per hour.

That is, distance covered in one hour is 57 miles.

Then, the distance covered in 6 hours is

=  6 x 57

=  342 miles

So, the distance traveled by David in 6 hours is 342 miles.

Problem 6 :

Raul’s bedroom is 7 yards long. How many inches long is the bedroom ?

Solution :

1 yard  =  36 inches

Then, 7 yards is

=  7 x 36

=  252 inches

So, Raul's bedroom is 252 inches long.

Problem 7 :

If 1 lb of sea food costs \$18.50, find the cost of 5 lbs of sea food.

Solution :

Given : Cost of 1 lb is \$18.50.

Then, cost of 5 lbs is

=  5 x 18.50

=  92.50

So, the cost of 5 lbs of sea food is \$92.50.

Problem 8 :

Jeff burns 500 calories per hour bicycling. At the same rate, how many calories can he burn in 3 hours ?

Solution :

Given : Jeff burns 500 calories per hour bicycling.

That is, in Jeff burns 500 calories in one hour.

Then, Amount of calories Jeff can burn in 3 hours is

=  3 x 500

=  1500

So, Jeff can burn 1500 calories in 3 hours.

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