# Problem Task 5.NBT.5 item 2: Multi-Digit Multiplication

Why we put a zero in the second line of double-digit multiplication when using the standard vertical algorithm is the query of this writing task. Fifth graders will need to break down their understanding of the procedure into a short-response answer. Note: A lesson plan is not included because this is an assessment activity.

CCSS: Designed
Resource Details

5th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Types
Worksheets
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Language
English
Duration
15 mins
Instructional Strategy
Writing