3 × 6 = ?

3 × ? = 18, and 18 ÷ 3 = ?

? × 6 = 18, and 18 ÷ 6= ?

*Measurement example.*

You need 3 lengths of string, each 6 inches long. How much string will you need altogether?

*Measurement example.*

You have 18 inches of string, which you will cut into 3 equal pieces. How long will each piece of string be?

*Measurement example.*

You have 18 inches of string, which you will cut into pieces that are 6 inches long. How many pieces of string will you have?

*Area example.*

What is the area of a 3 cm by 6 cm rectangle?

*Area example (real world).*

A rug is 3 feet wide and 6 feet long. What is the area of the rug?

*Area example.*

A rectangle has area 18 square centimeters. If one side is 3 cm long, how long is a side next to it?

*Area example (real world).*

The area of a rectangle rug is 18 square ft. If it is 3 feet wide, how long is it?

*Area example.*

A rectangle has area 18 square centimeters. If one side is 6 cm long, how long is a side next to it?

*Area example (real world).*

The area of a rectangle rug is 18 square ft. If it is 6 feet long, how wide is it?

*Measurement example.*

A rubber band is 6 cm long. How long will the rubber band be when it is stretched to be 3 times as long?

*Measurement example.*

A rubber band is stretched to be 18 cm long and that is 3 times as long as it was at first. How long was the rubber band at first?

*Measurement example.*

A rubber band was 6 cm long at first. Now it is stretched to be 18 cm long. How many times as long is the rubber band now as it was at first?