Saturday

February 28, 2015

February 28, 2015

Posted by **cherry** on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 5:47pm.

- math -
**Damon**, Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 5:50pmyou just did. The property means that

8 * 7

is exactly the same as

7 * 8

In other words the two factors commute, you can change their order without changing their product. This will be true until you get to multiplying matrices.

- math -
**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 5:51pmhttp://coolmath.com/prealgebra/06-properties/02-properties-commutative-multiplication-02.htm

- math -
**Damon**, Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 5:55pmRemember back when when you were learning addition you had the commutative property of addition which means

2 + 3

is the same as

3 + 2

Now you are getting the same property for multiplication :)

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Algebra - Which property is illustrated by the following statement? (7p)mn = 7p(...

Algebra - 55. Find the range of y = 2x + 1. a. all real numbers b. all positive ...

Algebra - 55. Find the range of y = 2x + 1. a. all real numbers b. all positive ...

Algebra - 55. Find the range of y = 2x + 1. a. all real numbers b. all positive ...

Algebra - 55. Find the range of y = 2x + 1. a. all real numbers b. all positive ...

Math - Ali tosses 3 number cubes,and then multiplies the results using the ...

Math Help - Ali tosses 3 number cubes,and then multiplies the results using the ...

math - Writing to Explain If you know that 7 x 8 =56, how can you use the ...

math - if you know that 8 time 7 is 56 , how can you use the commutative ...

Algebra Answer Check - Which property is illustrated by the following statement...