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Quiz 1-6: Commutative and Associative Properties



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

 1. 

Which property is illustrated by the following statement?
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a.
Associative Property of Addition
b.
Commutative Property of Multiplication
c.
Associative Property of Multiplication
d.
Commutative Property of Addition
 

 2. 

Name the property illustrated by the statement.
p + 5 = 5 + p
a.
Associative
c.
Symmetric
b.
Distributive
d.
Commutative
 

 3. 

Name the property illustrated by the statement.
f mc003-1.jpg 4 = 4 mc003-2.jpg f
a.
Distributive
c.
Associative
b.
Commutative
d.
Symmetric
 

 4. 

Name the property illustrated by the statement.
6 + (y + 5)= (6 + y) + 5
a.
Distributive
c.
Commutative
b.
Associative
d.
Symmetric
 

 5. 

Name the property illustrated by the statement.
8(p mc005-1.jpg 5) = (8 mc005-2.jpg p)5
a.
Symmetric
c.
Associative
b.
Distributive
d.
Commutative
 

 6. 

What is the simplest form of 9a2 + 7a + 4a2 + 2a?
a.
22a6
c.
22a3
b.
13a4 + 9a2
d.
13a2 + 9a
 

 7. 

Which of the following illustrates the commutative property of addition?
a.
7(wx + 3)  = (wx + 3)7
c.
7(wx + 3)  = 7wx + 21
b.
7(wx + 3)  = 7(wx + 3)
d.
7(wx + 3)  = 7(3 +wx)
 

Short Answer
 

 8. 

Which property is illustrated by the following statement?
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