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Commutative & Associative Properties



Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

Name the property illustrated by the statement.

       b + 6 = 6 + b
A.
Distributive
C.
Symmetric
B.
Commutative
D.
Associative
 

 2. 

Name the property illustrated by the statement.

       y mc002-1.jpg 7 = 7 mc002-2.jpg y
A.
Commutative
C.
Symmetric
B.
Associative
D.
Distributive
 

 3. 

Name the property illustrated by the statement.

       7 + (y + 3)= (7 + y) + 3
A.
Commutative
C.
Symmetric
B.
Associative
D.
Distributive
 

 4. 

Name the property illustrated by the statement.

       5(y mc004-1.jpg 3) = (5 mc004-2.jpg y)3
A.
Symmetric
C.
Commutative
B.
Distributive
D.
Associative
 

 5. 

Which property is illustrated by the following statement?
mc005-1.jpg
A.
Commutative Property of Multiplication
B.
Associative Property of Addition
C.
Commutative Property of Addition
D.
Associative Property of Multiplication
 



 
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