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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 numbers
and 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.

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