## How long does it take to memorize multiplication tables?

Most teachers use the system over a period of two to three weeks, spending 15 to 20 minutes each day. This seems to work for most kids. Some require more repetition and practice, others require less.

**What is the 9 trick in math?**

What you have observed: The sum of the digits of the number added to 9 is always equal to the sum of the digits of the result. Take any four digit number and try the trick. Your friends are amazed when you magically transform your hands into a calculator and multiply on your fingers!

**How does the 1089 trick work?**

1089 is widely used in magic tricks because it can be “produced” from any two three-digit numbers. Take any three-digit number where the first and last digits differ by 1 or more. Reverse the digits, and subtract the smaller from the larger one. Add to this result the number produced by reversing its digits.

### Why Is 9 the perfect number?

The number 9 is revered in Hinduism and considered a complete, perfected and divine number because it represents the end of a cycle in the decimal system, which originated from the Indian subcontinent as early as 3000 BC. Nine is a significant number in Norse Mythology.