Are you good at mathematics?[audio:adding.mp3]
Are you good at adding things up?
It is difficult to do calculations in another language. Can you answer these questions? Answer the questions orally (Say your answer aloud):
How much are seven eights?
What is nine times seven?
Did you learn multiplication tables at school? Did you learn by rote? Did you sing the numbers?(link to song page)
Seven sevens are forty-nine.
Seven eights are fifty-six.
Seven nines are sixty-three.
Seven tens are seventy.
Do you think that singing is a good way to learn? (link to song page)