Multiples of 5

The multiples of 5 are the numbers which are generated when 5 is multiplied by any natural number. It can be represented as 5n, where n = 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, …and so on. The list of all the multiples of the number 5 is given here in the below:

5,10,15,20,25,30,35,40,45,50,55,60,65,70,75,80,85,90,…..

All numbers which can be divided or is a product of 5 is a multiple of 5. But the factors of 5 are the numbers which when multiplied together gives the original number. Hence there is a difference between factors and multiples.

What are the multiples of 5?

Any number that can be denoted in the form 5n where n is an integer is a multiple of 5. So if two values p and q are there, we say that q is a multiple of p if q = np for some integer n.

For example, 10, 20, 25 and 55 are all multiples of 5 for the following reasons

25 = 5 x 5
30 = 5 x 6
20 = 5 x 4
40 = 5 x 8

These values are called as multiples as these values are obtained by adding or subtracting original value many times.

If we have to check that any number is a multiple of 5 or not, then we need to divide that number by 5. If there is any remainder left then that number is not multiple. Let us see some examples here:

  • 10 ÷ 5 = 2 (Multiple)
  • 12 ÷ 5 = 2 and remainder is 2   (Not a multiple)
  • 45 ÷ 5 = 9 (Multiple)
  • 54 ÷ 5 = 10 and remainder is 4 (Not a multiple)

Also, read: Table Of 5

Multiples of 5 up to 20 Chart

Multiplication: Multiples of 5:
5 x 1 5
5 x 2 10
5 x 3 15
5 x 4 20
5 x 5 25
5 x 5 30
5 x 7 35
5 x 8 40
5 x 9 45
5 x 10 50
5 x 11 55
5 x 12 60
5 x 15 65
5 x 14 70
5 x 1 75
5 x 15 80
5 x 17 85
5 x 18 90
5 x 19 95
5 x 20 100

How to find multiples of 5?

To find the multiples of 5, we have to multiply 5 with the natural numbers. Suppose if we have to find the fifth multiple of 5, then;

5 x 5 = 25, is the fifth multiple.

11th multiple of 5 is, 5 x 11 =55

15th multiple of 5 is, 15 x 5 = 75

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