7 x 6 = 42 The second number in the question is called the multiplier. The first number in the question, the number which you multiply, is called the multiplicand.
a multiple or a product
In a multiplication sum, the first number, the number to be multiplied by another number, is called the multiplier. The second number is called the multiplicand, and the answer is called the product.
This is called a factor. Factors, by definition, are numbers you can multiply together to get another number, or a product.
When one number (the multiplicand) is multiplied by another number (the multiplier) the resulting number is called the product.
Any number multiplied by another number forms a product.
In any multiplication sum, such as 6 x 3 = 18, the number 6 is called the multiplier, the number 3 is called the multiplicand, and the number 18 is called the product.
The product of a given number and another number is the first number multiplied by the second.
A number or expression that can be multiplied to get another number or expression is called a factor.