# 8 times table quiz - Multiply by 8 test

## 8 times table test

The 8 times table quiz is very evident in the improvement of kid's multiplication skills.
A mastery of x2 up to x6 times table game has automatically enabled your kid to become an expert in all the multiplication times table.

## Multiplication Methods Activities

### What you need to know about 8 times table

As a matter of fact, multiply by 8 test will be a self-evident knowledge of x8 times table concept.

This is because of the commutative property of multiplication, where order of factors doesn't change the product.

This means that 8 x 4 will give you the same answer as 4 x 8.

For a better mastery of multiplication by 8, we can use a very simple trick to obtain our answers.

### Example - easy tips for 8 times table test

Multiply

8 x 9 = ?

[ 72, 64, 63 ]

The set of answers given above require that you choose the correct one appropriate to the given multiplication sentence in the 8 times table test.

• The first thing to do here is to look for half of 8.
Yep. Half of 8 is 4. Good;
• Now, multiplying a number by 8 means multiplying that number by 4 twice.

Hence 8 X 9 = ( 4 X 9 ) + ( 4 X 9 ) = 36 + 36

• Thirdly, when you obtain the results, you now add.
Thus   36 + 36 = 72.

Wow! So 8 x 9 = 72.

I really like this. It's easy.

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