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Terms in this set (12)
Reflexive property
a = a
Symmetric Property
if a = b, then b = a
Transitive Property
If a = b and b = c, then a = c
Addition Property
If a = b, then a + c = b + c and c+a=c+b
Multiplication property
if a = b, then ac = bc and ca = cb
Closure Property
the answer to an equation is the same type of number as the factors and numbers used
Commutative property
you can switch the order and it remains the same
Associative Property
You can put the parenthesis anywhere and not change the solution (addition and multiplication)
Identity
anything plus zero is itself and anything times one is itself
inverse addition
add the negative t the positive, get zero
inverse multiplication
add the reciprocal and get one
Distributive
the number outside the parenthesis is distributed within the parenthesis
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