Translation of multiplication in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˌmʌltəpləˈkeɪʃən; ˌmʌltɪplɪˈkeɪʃən/


  • 1.1 [Math] multiplicación (f) (before n) multiplication table tabla (f) de multiplicar
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    • The dots used above do not mean a matrix or vector multiplication in the strict sense.
    • For matrix multiplication, vectors without superscript are treated as columns and vectors with the T superscript as rows.
    • Cayley gave a matrix algebra defining addition, multiplication, scalar multiplication and inverses.
    1.2 (increase) multiplicación (f)
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    • Magiste compared performance of strong German-Swedish bilinguals and German-dominant monolinguals on arithmetic tasks that required a series of simple additions, subtractions, multiplications or divisions.
    • Distraction was based on arithmetic equations (additions, subtractions, multiplications, and divisions) displayed for 10 seconds in a corner of the screen.
    • These teachers thought it inappropriate to ask kindergartners and first and second graders to experience multiplications, divisions, fractions and decimals at such an early age.

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