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anonymous
 one year ago
witch would be an example of associative:
1) (3 + 6x)  5x
2)3 + (6x  5x)
3)3 + (6  5)x
4)3 + (1)x
5)3 + x
anonymous
 one year ago
witch would be an example of associative: 1) (3 + 6x)  5x 2)3 + (6x  5x) 3)3 + (6  5)x 4)3 + (1)x 5)3 + x

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BloomLocke367
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1When you have the associative property, you just change the grouping, but you would still get the same answer.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh ok but what about multiplicative identity

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i'm not good with math

BloomLocke367
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1okay, multiplicative identity means you can multiply any number by 1, and you'll get the same number. and it's okay you're not good with math. Some people are, others aren't c: it's not a problem.

BloomLocke367
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the commutative property is when you can change the order of numbers and you'll end up with the same thing. This would only work with addition or multiplication. For example 'a+b=b+a'. Does this stuff make sense to you?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it helps me for a test i'm studying for

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0at miner acadamy at bauxite high school

BloomLocke367
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You're welcome. :) The distributive property allows you to multiply a number or term with more than one term inside a set of parentheses. Would you like an example of that?

BloomLocke367
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1441549135846:dw You would distribute the 3 to both the 2x and the 6 and multiply them.

BloomLocke367
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Sorry that looks bad XD

texaschic101
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0my brain must be fried because I am not seeing associative property in your answer choices....I see distributive, but not associative.

texaschic101
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0(3 + 6x )  5x = 3 + (6x  5x)......that would be associative

texaschic101
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0possibly 3 as your answer... 3 + (65)x = 3 + 6x  5x.....but I think that is distributive

texaschic101
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0read this...it should help http://www.purplemath.com/modules/numbprop.htm

BloomLocke367
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The one you gave is distributive, @texaschic101

BloomLocke367
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1because you'd have to distribute the x

BloomLocke367
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I, personally, think it's option 2, because 6x5x can be grouped without the final solution being changed.

texaschic101
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but look at the link I posted..look under associative...it has the x following the parenthesis as an example of associative

BloomLocke367
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Well, the way you solved it... made it distributive. it's all about how you solve it in some cases XD
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