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anonymous
 5 years ago
which property is illustrated by the following?
8x17=51
8x=68
anonymous
 5 years ago
which property is illustrated by the following? 8x17=51 8x=68

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myininaya
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0addition b/c 51+17=68

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0associative because you can do this:

myininaya
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0associative is (a+b)+c=a+(b+c)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry I was trying to split it up and show it could be the same on both sides

myininaya
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0or maybe its inverse property on one side and addition property on the other side

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.08x1751=0 same as 8x68=0

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0abc (ab)c NOT the same thing as a(bc) so not associative.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Additive is not a property though: http://mathforum.org/dr.math/faq/faq.property.glossary.html

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You know what this is? It's the property of equality. They are equal.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.08x17=51 is simply equivalent to: 8x=68 Therefore it's an illustration of the property of equality.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I at first thought it could be associative because you can break 68 up into 51+17, but it is not correct.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0To be clear, this is: The symmetric property of equality, which says that if a = b, then b = a.
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