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# Is the product for multiplication or addition?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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A number being multiplied is the "multiplicand"; the number doing the multiplying is the "multiplier", and the answer is called the, "product".

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### Is a product a result from addition or multiplication?

A product is multiplication.

### What does product go with addition subtraction multiplication or division?

product goes with multiplication

### Is a product what you get after adding?

No, a product is the result from multiplication. A sum is the result of addition.

### What is a sum and product?

A sum is an answer to an addition problem and a product is an answer to a multiplication problem

sum, product, difference

### What is the product rule of probabilty?

"and" means multiplication "or" means addition

### Do you do multiplication when it asks for the total?

Total or sum total is usually addition. Multiplication is product.

### How a product and a sum are alike and how they are different?

A product is the answer of a multiplication equation. A sum is the answer of an addition equation.

### How is a product and a sum alike?

A product is the result of multiplication, and a sum is the result of addition. Multiplication and addition are alike in that multiplication is really just repeated addition. For example, to multiply 3x5 is the same as 3+3+3+3+3 or 5+5+5. These will all result in either the product of 15 or the sum of 15.

### Does product and sum mean the same?

No - the product of numbers is the answer to a multiplication sum, while the sum of numbers is the answer to an addition sum.

### What do you do to find product of two numbers?

You multiply them. Addition = sum Subtraction = difference Multiplication = product Division = quotient

### The answer to a multiplication problem is the?

When two variables are multiplied, the result is called a product. When they are divided, it is a quotient. Addition results in a sum and subtraction results in a difference.