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Credits for
This Adventure

In this adventure you will use Egyptian numerals and learn to multiply in a special way: it's called duplatio.

Use the icons on the left side of this screen to move to different pages in this adventure.

Home links to the page you're looking at right now, the first page of the lesson.

In Getting Ready, you'll find out more about duplatio.

In Your Adventure, you'll practice multiplication using duplatio on the special Egyptian Calculator, and then write out a problem using duplatio on your own.

In Resources, you'll find charts of Egyptian numerals in case you don't remember them.

In Digging Deeper, you'll be asked to think about the plusses and minuses of the old Egyptian way of showing numerals and using duplatio.