We will learn how to solve the word problems on multiplication by 2-digit number. Here we will apply the same process when we multiply a 2-digit number by a 2-digit number.

**Solved examples:**

**1.** There are 15 pencils in one packet. A shopkeeper has 60
such packets in his shop. How many pencils does he have in his shop?

Number of pencils in one packet = 15

Number of packets in the shop = 60

Therefore, total number of pencils in the shop = 60 × 15

= 900 pencils

**2.** A garland has 32 flowers. How many flowers are there in 45 such garland?

Number of flowers in a garland = 32

Number of garlands = 45

Therefore, total number of flowers in 45 garlands = 45 × 32

= 1440 flowers

**3.** There were 12 pencils in one
packet. A shopkeeper has 98 such packets in h shop. How many pencils does he
have in his shop?

**Solution:**

Number of packets in the shop = 98 Number of pencils in one packet = 12 Total number of pencils in the shop = 1176 |
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**Worksheet on Word Problems on Multiplication by 2-Digit Number:**

**1.** A car can carry 6 people.
How many people can 14 cars carry?

**Answer:** 84

**2.** There are 21 erasers in one box. How many
erasers are there in 49 boxes?

**Answer:** 1,029

**3.** One classroom has 84
chairs. How many chairs will 12 classrooms have?

**Answer:** 1,008

**4.** One truck can carry 222
bags of cement. How many bags of cement can 20 such trucks carry?

**Answer:** 4,440

**5.** One box contains 144
oranges. How many oranges do 57 boxes contain?

**Answer:** 8,208

**6.** There are 36 seats in one
row. How many seats will there be in 33 rows?

**Answer: **1,188

**7.** One packet contains 235
toffees. How many toffees 11 packets contain?

**Answer:** 2,585

**8.** One book has 372 pages.
How many pages will 25 books have?

**Answer:** 9,300

**9.** Ajay earns 285 in a day. How much does he
earn in 26 days?

**Answer:** 7,410

**10.** A basket contains 145
apples. How many apples are there in 8 such baskets?

**Answer:** 1,160

**11.** There are 136 trees in
a row. How many trees are there in 46 rows?

**Answer:** 6,256

**12.** The capacity of a movie
theater is 238 seats. If there were 28 full house shows in a week. How many
people watched the movie?

**Answer:** 6,664

**13.** The price of a book is
232. Find the price of 42 such books?

**Answer:** 9,744

**14.** There are 116 beads in a chain. How
many beads will be required to make 21 chains?

**Answer:** 2,436

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