Posted by Cameron on .
do 5 + x and x + 5 represent the same expression? explain.

math 
Ms. Sue,
Yep.
Doesn't 5 + 6 equal the same as 6 + 5?
Which math property does that illustrate? 
math 
Cameron,
is it associative property

math 
Ms. Sue,
How about another property?
http://www.onlinemathlearning.com/numberproperties.html 
math 
Cameron,
Sorry the commutative property:(

math 
Ms. Sue,
Right! :)

math 
Cameron,
Thank you:)