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Multiplication Properties (Commutative, Associative & Distributive)
What you will learn from this videoWhat you will learn
- What multiplication PROPERTIES are.
- How the commutative, associative, and distributive properties can make multiplication problems easier.
- How this knowledge can help us play basketball, bake treats with friends, and even have remote control car races!
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Without solving, use the commutative property to find another way to write the expression 3 × 4 × 7.
Without solving, use parentheses to show two different ways that the factors in the expression can be grouped: 9 × 21 × 18.
Connor wants to use the distributive property to solve find 12 × 6. He writes (5 × 2) + (7 × 4). What did he do wrong?