# Cave Run - Multiplication Math Game

Content Skill: Multiplication      Common Core State Standards: CCSS.Math.Content.3.OA.C.7- Fluently multiply and divide within 100. By the end of Grade 3, know from memory all products of two one-digit numbers.

### Description

Cave Run takes learning the multiplication facts to a new level.  In this game, you gather coins while exploring an underground cave.  Be careful of the underground volcanoes, boulders, ice traps, and crevasses.  In this game, your explorer starts running along the cave floor collecting gold coins.  Click on the mouse to make him jump from platform to platform.  As the explorer get farther and farther into the cave, the levels increase in speed and difficulty.  If jumping over volcanoes isn't enough, throughout the game he will be given multiplication problems to solve.  (Multiplication equations are presented using our learning probability engine.)  This game truly make practicing the times tables exciting.  This is one of those math learning games that kids want to go home and PLAY.  Games like this make learning FUN

Don't cave in when it comes to learning the times tables.  Start digging your way to multiplication mastery.

### Instructions

The opening screen reminds players to JUMP by pressing the left mouse button.  To jump higher, hold the left button down longer.  The object is to collect as many coins as you can while answering multiplication facts.  To being the action, click anywhere on the opening screen.
When the game begins, your explorer runs from left to right.  The number of feet he has traveled is shown in the upper left corner of the screen.  Below it are the number of coins collected.
Some of the coins are magic and won't let you travel farther until you have correctly answered a multiplication fact.  Click on the correct answer to continue.
As you get farther into the cave, you will run into more hazards.  To jump over them, hold down on the mouse button longer to jump higher.
When your explorer misses a jump, the game ends and give you an option of trying again.  The screen displays the distance you traveled, the number of coins you collected, and your TOTAL SCORE.