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Ch 34: Properties of Equality & Operations

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Use this course to improve your understanding of the commutative properties of addition and multiplication, multiplication property of zero, distributive property and properties of equality.

Properties of Equality & Operations - Chapter Summary

In this chapter you will be able to study lessons that explain the different properties of equality and operations and how you can use them to solve math problems. These lessons are taught by our expert instructors and are mobile device compatible so that you can have an effective and mobile way to study the:

  • Commutative properties of addition and multiplication
  • Multiplication property of zero
  • Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division properties of equality
  • Distributive property
  • Reflexive, transitive, and symmetric properties of equality

After you watch a video lesson, read over the lesson transcript to reinforce your retention of the information presented in it. Then take the lesson quiz to determine what topics you don't understand. To improve your understanding of these topics, use the video tags to return to and study the parts of the lessons that explained them.

11 Lessons in Chapter 34: Properties of Equality & Operations
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Commutative Property of Addition: Definition & Examples

1. Commutative Property of Addition: Definition & Examples

In this video lesson, we talk about the commutative property of addition and what it means when you are adding numbers together. Learn how it can help you solve addition problems faster.

Commutative Property of Multiplication: Definition & Examples

2. Commutative Property of Multiplication: Definition & Examples

In this video lesson, we talk about the commutative property of multiplication. We will see how it works in action and what it means for you when you are solving multiplication problems.

The Multiplication Property of Zero: Definition & Examples

3. The Multiplication Property of Zero: Definition & Examples

The number zero has different rules than other numbers; it behaves according to it's own unique properties. This lesson will define the multiplication property of zero and give some examples of how it works.

Distributive Property: Definition, Use & Examples

4. Distributive Property: Definition, Use & Examples

After completing this lesson, you will be able to state the distributive property and apply it to various types of problems. You will also be able to accurately perform the mathematical operations that are involved with the distributive property.

Reflexive Property of Equality: Definition & Examples

5. Reflexive Property of Equality: Definition & Examples

After watching this video lesson, you will understand the reflexive property of equality. You will learn what the formula for this property looks like and how you can use it to help you solve problems.

Addition Property of Equality: Definition & Example

6. Addition Property of Equality: Definition & Example

After watching this video lesson, you should be able to use the addition property of equality to help you solve problems. In addition, you can learn the formula for this property.

Subtraction Property of Equality: Definition & Example

7. Subtraction Property of Equality: Definition & Example

In this video lesson, we look at the subtraction property of equality. Learn how it helps you to solve problems and how it keeps equations the same. Learn what you must do to both sides of an equation.

Multiplication Property of Equality: Definition & Example

8. Multiplication Property of Equality: Definition & Example

After watching this video lesson, you will learn to use the multiplication property of equality to help you solve problems in math. You will also learn the formula for this property.

Division Property of Equality: Definition & Example

9. Division Property of Equality: Definition & Example

In this video lesson, you will learn about the division property of equality, its formula, and how you can use it to help you solve problems where you are looking for an unknown number.

Transitive Property of Equality: Definition & Example

10. Transitive Property of Equality: Definition & Example

After watching this video lesson, you will understand how the transitive property of equality works when you have two equations that are equal to each other. Learn the formula for this property and how you can use it to help you solve problems.

Symmetric Property of Equality: Definition & Examples

11. Symmetric Property of Equality: Definition & Examples

Have you ever finished a math problem only to see that the teacher's answer was written backwards? Find out why your answer is correct in this lesson on the symmetric property of equality!

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