# How Do You Multiply With Your Fingers?

## How do you multiply 9 by your fingers?

Step 2: Since you’re multiplying 9 x 7, you fold down the seventh finger, like this.

Step 3: Count the number of fingers to the left of the folded finger (6).

Count the number of fingers to the right of the folded finger (3).

Remember: Whatever number you want to multiply by nine, that’s the finger you fold down..

## What is the 9 trick?

To find the answer to another 9 × table question, just hold down the correct finger and count the fingers on either side. So you hold down your 5th finger for 5 × 9, your 7th finger for 7 × 9, and so on. The Amazing. 9 × Table Trick.

## What is the 9 trick in math?

A Mathemagical Trick Start by thinking of a number, any number. Now, multiply that number by 9. If the result is a multi-digit number, add its digits together to come up with a new number. If that new number is still a multi-digit number, add its digits together to come up with yet another new number.