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# Multiplication, division& factors videos Find out about types of factors and helpful methods of multiplication and division, including long and short division, chunking, sharing and grouping.

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## How to do long division

There are several different ways to divide a number. Watch this short animation to find out how to divide using the long division method.

## How to do short division

There are several different ways to divide a number. Watch this short animation to find out how to divide using the short division method.

## What are multiples?

Multiples are the basis of the multiplication tables. Watch to find out more about multiples, including how to identify lowest common multiples.

## What are factors?

Watch to find out what factors are, how to find common factors and how to identify highest common factors.

## How to find prime numbersand factors

Watch to discover what prime numbers are, to learn the prime numbers under 20, and to find out how to find prime factors.

## Division by chunking

There are several different ways to divide a number. Watch this short animation to find out how to divide using the chunking method.

## Division by sharing

There are several different ways to divide a number. Watch this short animation to find out how to divide using the sharing method.

## Division by grouping

There are several different ways to divide a number. Watch this short animation to find out how to divide using the grouping method.