Multiplication Table Song

DESCRIPTION: "Five times five is 25, And five times six is 30, Five times seven is 25, and five times eight is 40. Five times nine is 45, Five times ten is 50. Five times eleven is 55, And five times twelve is 60." With variations for other numbers
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1936 (Stout); reportedly learned 1882
KEYWORDS: nonballad
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Stout 103, pp. 127-133, "Early Iowa School Songs" (11 texts, of which "H" is this song)
Roud #16811
cf. "Yankee Doodle" (tune)
File: Stou103H

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