Posted by Cameron on Monday, March 8, 2010 at 8:15pm.
do 5 + x and x + 5 represent the same expression? explain.

math  Ms. Sue, Monday, March 8, 2010 at 8:19pm
Yep.
Doesn't 5 + 6 equal the same as 6 + 5?
Which math property does that illustrate?

math  Cameron, Monday, March 8, 2010 at 8:24pm
is it associative property

math  Ms. Sue, Monday, March 8, 2010 at 8:31pm
How about another property?
http://www.onlinemathlearning.com/numberproperties.html

math  Cameron, Monday, March 8, 2010 at 8:45pm
Sorry the commutative property:(

math  Ms. Sue, Monday, March 8, 2010 at 8:47pm
Right! :)

math  Cameron, Monday, March 8, 2010 at 8:47pm
Thank you:)
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