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  1. . Complete each of following statements. Homework Help ✎

    1. If one cat has 16 whiskers, then seven cats will have ____ whiskers.

    2. If three slugs have six eye-stalks, then two slugs will have ____ eye-stalks.

    3. If eight spiders have 64 legs, then 5 spiders will have ____ legs.

To solve this problem, your multiplication skills might come in handy.

Can you find how many eye-stalks one slug has? Maybe drawing a diagram can help!

Don't forget, reading the question multiple times can help make sure you understand what you are being asked. Here, you have to find how many eye-stalks two slugs will have.

First, you will need to find how many legs one spider has. Can you use division to help?

After completing the first step, use multiplication to find how many legs 5 spiders will have.

Five spiders will have 40 legs.