# “9” Times Table Quiz

**“Nine Months in School”** Memory Tester

*(Hint: You can see the answers by holding your mouse over the blanks)*

Most kids have to go to school for 9 months of every year. This multiplication song will help you calculate how many months of school it will take to graduate.

Do I really have to go to the 1st grade?

Nine months of school is such a bummer

Well you need to learn how to work with numbers

If you wanna have a happy summer

1 times 9 is ____ ,

____ long months in school

That's too long, way too long

Why talk about it in a song (Hey!)

Do I really have to go to 2nd grade?

Nine more months of school I fear

Well you need to learn how to add and subtract

You've got to use that thing between your ears

2 times 9 is ____

____ months of school

That's too long, way too long

Why talk about it in a song (Hey!)

Do I really have to go to the 3rd grade?

Nine more months, I have to complain

Well you need to learn how to multiply

It's a fast way to add when all the numbers are the same

3 times 9 is ____

____ months of school

That's too long, way too long

Why talk about it in a song (Hey!)

Nine months!

Nine months!

To multiply any one digit number by 9

All you have to do is place a zero to its right

And then subtract your original number

(Please explain)

So 4 times 9 would become 40 - 4, which is ____

And 7 times 9 would be 70 - 7 (that would be ____ )

That's right!

Do I really have to go to 4th grade?

Nine months of school is just no fair

Well you've got to learn how to do long division

That way you'll know if you got a fair share

4 times 9 is ____

____ months of school

That's too long, way too long

Why talk about it in a song (Hey!)

Do I really have to go to 5th grade?

Nine months at school gives me bad reactions

Well still you need to learn how to calculate

Important things like compound fractions

5 times 9 is ____

____ months of school

That's too long, way too long

How many more months till we end this song? (Hey!)

6th grade I'll have gone ____ months; 6 x 9 is____

7th grade I'll have gone ____ months because 7 x 9 is ____

8th grade I'll have gone ____ months; 8 x 9 is ____

And 9th grade I'll have gone ____ months because 9 x 9 is ____

By 10th grade I'll have gone ____ months

Cause 10 x 9 is ____

You're not quite done; by 11th grade you'll have gone ____ months

When you finish 12th grade, if you graduate,

You'll have been there ____

Nine months!

Nine months!

Nine months!

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