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159 resources with the concept commutative property

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Making Addition Sentences True

For Students 1st - 2nd Standards
Introduce scholars to the commutative and additive identity properties of addition with two sets of practice problems. First, they fill in the missing addend by choosing from a group of three possible answers. These six addition...
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Commutative and Associative Properties

For Students 5th - 6th
In this math worksheet, students solve one-digit and two-digit multiplication problems. Students also use the Commutative and Associative Properties to solve 44 multiplication problems.
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Fact Families

For Students 1st - 2nd
With a few extra numbers, these fact families would be complete! After looking at an example, scholars write in the sums and differences for six equations as part of three different fact families. This is really for beginners to this...
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Fact Families

For Students 1st - 2nd
These fact families need to be completed. Scholars use addition and subtraction to complete four number sentences for each set of three numbers. The sentences are all part of the number set's fact family, and demonstrate the commutative...
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Properties of Operations as Strategies: Step-by-Step Lesson

For Students K - 1st Standards
If you are looking for a visual warm-up on the commutative property, this might be the one. There is just one problem here, and you will need to guide learners through it since the objective isn't clear. They practice the commutative...
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Properties of Operations as Strategies- Independent Practice Worksheet

For Students 2nd - 5th Standards
Find examples of math properties! On each of these two worksheets, learners examine five sets of number sentences, marking the ones which demonstrate the indicated property. The first page deals with the associative property. For each of...
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Rational Numbers and Their Properties - Homework 22.3

For Students 6th - 7th
Learners solve nine equations. They use a chart of rational number properties to identify the property used to solve the equations.
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Multiplication is Commutative

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Your class knows about the commutative property of addition - now introduce them to the commutative property of multiplication. They review the concept, work through some examples, then try a few problems out on their own. One property...
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Factor Pairs

For Teachers 5th - 6th
This presentation covers a lot of ground. Square numbers, metal math computations, commutative property, ordering positive and negative integers, factoring, and real world problem solving are all covered. Use over the course of several...
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Match the Number Sentence!

For Students 2nd - 4th
Matching number sentences to their visual equivalents may seem easy, but there is a trick here to keep your learners thinking about math properties. As they examine the numerical forms of six addition problems, they must utilize the...
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Multiplying in Any Order

For Students 3rd - 4th
Learners use an array model of multiplication to solve four fill in the blank multiplication problems. A very nice math worksheet.
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Famous Public Properties

For Teachers 6th - 8th
What can a middle schooler do in 90 minutes? He can practice using the commutative, associative and distributive properties of addition and multiplication. He can also simplify expressions using the commutative, associative and...
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Miss Integer Finds Her Properties in Order

For Teachers 4th - 6th Standards
Access prior knowledge to practice concepts like order of operations and exponents. Your class can play this game as a daily review or as a warm-up activity when needed. They work in groups of four to complete and correct review problems.
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Exploring Matrices

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Eleventh graders learn how to use a consumer application to discover the algorithm for multiplying matrices. Then they explore the commutative, associative, identity and inverse properties for matrix multiplication.
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Identify Real Number Properties: Distributive and Associative

For Students 8th - 11th
Behind door number one is the distributive property; behind door number two is the associative property. Which do you choose? Scholars watch a YouTube video to distinguish between properties of real numbers. A set of four multiple choice...
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Identify Real Number Properties: Distributive and Commutative

For Students 8th - 11th
It can only be one or the other. Viewers of a short YouTube video consider four multiple choice questions on identifying properties of real numbers. All of the answers are either the distributive or commutative properties.
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Identify the Commutative, Associative, and Distributive Properties of Real Numbers

For Students 8th - 11th
Only three choices exist here—commutative, associative, or distributive. Through an informative video, viewers learn about the commutative, associative, and distributive properties. Given several numerical equations, they identify which...
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For Teachers 7th
Examine some properties that don't require a general contractor. Scholars first complete a mental math activity that uses the properties of real numbers. A separate activity formalizes these properties.
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Domino Addition

For Teachers 1st - 2nd Standards
Hands-on learning in math is essential to all learners, especially youngsters. In a math learning activity, young mathematicians use dominoes in order to discover the commutative property of addition. Fact families and doubles facts can...
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How Do You Add Whole Numbers?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Adding whole numbers can be tricky if you don't get all your numbers in alignment. So make sure to get the place value correct.
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Fast Facts

For Teachers K - 5th
Ever use the inner circle/outer circle method of learning? Placing learners in a stationary inner circle and a rotating outer circle, they roll a die and attempt to be the first to call out an addition or multiplication equation with the...
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Domain: Operations and Algebraic Thinking

For Teachers K - 2nd
Practice basic operations for young mathematicians in fun ways! Using two decks of cards (Ace through 10 plus the joker), learners play "memory" by matching numbers that can be added to make 10 and writing number sentences. In another...
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How to Use an Abacus

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Explore the many mathematical uses of the Suan Pan or Chinese Abacus. Learners use the abacus to demonstrate the commutative, associative, and distributive properties. They also use it to  demonstrate place value. A great way to mix math...
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Properties of Operations as Strategies

For Students 4th - 7th
Which property is shown? Scholars examine 10 multiplication equations to determine which property each displays. The properties aren't written for them, so this is a little more challenging. There are no numbers over 12 here.