# How to multiply in Google sheets

You can watch a video tutorial here.

Google sheet is popular in the world due to its fast numeric data manipulation by built-in tools and functions.The major feature is its remote functioning. A team can easily perform their tasks at distant places on the same sheet. It is also used for arranging the data of a business in different dimensions.

In this tutorial we will learn how to multiply in Google sheets. Multiplication can be done by  two different methods.

## Method 1 – By using multiply function

By using this method we can use Google sheet’s built-in function of multiplication. The formula is

=MULTIPLY(Value1,Value2)

Select the both values one by one and use comma between two values.

Below are the steps to follow;

## Step 1 – Select the cell and apply formula

•  Select any cell, in this case we selected G1015.
• Type “=” and multiply(.
• Select the first value.
• Type comma.
• Select the second value.
• Close bracket.
• As soon as you press the enter key the result will be displayed.

## Method 2 – By using multiplication asterisk sign

By using this method we can use Google sheet’s built-in function of multiplication. The formula is

=(Value1 * Value2)

Below are the steps to follow;