## Trick for the 9 times table

This times table may seem difficult, but you'll see that, **with the help of your fingers**, knowing the table of 9 is a piece of cake! To quickly find all the results in this table, you'll need just your 2 hands and your 10 fingers.

- 1-
**Place your hands side by side, palms facing you.**and imagine that**fingers are numbered from 1 to 10**from left to right. - 2-
**Bend the finger**corresponding to the number multiplied by 9. - 3-
**Count the number of fingers to the left**of the folded finger and get the first digit of the result. - 4-
**Count the number of fingers to the right**of the folded finger and get the second digit of the result. - 5- Put
**the 2 numbers side by side**, you get the result of the multiplication!

Let's take the example of the multiplication 9 x 3:

- 1- Place your hands side by side, palms facing you.
- 2- Plie the doigt correspondant au
**3**. - 3- The number of fingers to the left of the folded finger is
**2**. - 4- The number of fingers to the right of the folded finger is
**7**. - 5- By placing the 2 numbers side by side, you get
**27**.

### The results of the 9 times table

- 9 x 1 = 9 (see the 1 time table)
- 9 x 2 = 18 (use the finger trick below)
- 9 x 3 = 27 (use the finger trick below)
- 9 x 4 = 36 (use the finger trick below)
- 9 x 5 = 45 (use the finger trick below)
- 9 x 6 = 54 (use the finger trick below)
- 9 x 7 = 63 (use the finger trick below)
- 9 x 8 = 72 (use the finger trick below)
- 9 x 9 = 81 (use the finger trick below)
- 9 x 10 = 90 (see the 10 times table)
- 9 x 11 = 99 (see the 11 times table)
- 9 x 12 = 108 (see the 12 times table)

### 9 x 2

Place your hands side by side, palms facing you. As 9 is multiplied by 2, bend the finger number 2. Next, count the number of fingers to the left of the folded finger (there is 1) and then the number of fingers to the right of the folded finger (there are 8). The result of multiplying 9 x 2 is 18.

### 9 x 3

Place your hands side by side, palms facing you. As 9 is multiplied by 3, bend the finger number 3. Next, count the number of fingers to the left of the folded finger (there are 2) and then the number of fingers to the right of the folded finger (there are 7). The result of multiplying 9 x 3 is 27.

### 9 x 4

Place your hands side by side, palms facing you. As 9 is multiplied by 4, bend the finger number 4. Next, count the number of fingers to the left of the folded finger (there are 3) and then the number of fingers to the right of the folded finger (there are 6). The result of multiplying 9 x 4 is 36.

### 9 x 5

Place your hands side by side, palms facing you. As 9 is multiplied by 5, bend the finger number 5. Next, count the number of fingers to the left of the folded finger (there are 4) and then the number of fingers to the right of the folded finger (there are 5). The result of multiplying 9 x 5 is 45.

### 9 x 6

Place your hands side by side, palms facing you. As 9 is multiplied by 6, bend the finger number 6. Next, count the number of fingers to the left of the folded finger (there are 5) and then the number of fingers to the right of the folded finger (there are 4). The result of multiplying 9 x 6 is 54.

### 9 x 7

Place your hands side by side, palms facing you. As 9 is multiplied by 7, bend the finger number 7. Next, count the number of fingers to the left of the folded finger (there are 6) and then the number of fingers to the right of the folded finger (there are 3). The result of multiplying 9 x 7 is 63.

### 9 x 8

Place your hands side by side, palms facing you. As 9 is multiplied by 8, bend the finger number 8. Next, count the number of fingers to the left of the folded finger (there are 7) and then the number of fingers to the right of the folded finger (there are 2). The result of multiplying 9 x 8 is 72.

### 9 x 9

Place your hands side by side, palms facing you. As 9 is multiplied by 9, bend the finger number 9. Next, count the number of fingers to the left of the folded finger (there are 8) and then the number of fingers to the right of the folded finger (there is 1). The result of multiplying 9 x 9 is 81.

Article published on september 16, 2023 / Last modified on september 16, 2023