Basic Arithmetic: Rules & Concepts

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What is arithmetic?

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2. The inverse of addition is:

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Arithmetic involves calculating quantities with four essential operations used to manipulate numbers. This quiz/worksheet combo helps you understand the scope of basic arithmetic and some of the principles and properties that define this tier of mathematics.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

• The commutative property of addition
• The definition of basic arithmetic
• Inverse operations
• The identity property of addition

Skills Practiced

These assessments allow you to test the following skills:

• Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about basic arithmetic and interpret it correctly
• Knowledge application - use your knowledge to explain the four operations of arithmetic and the concepts that define them
• Making connections - examine how inverse operations allow you to check calculations