Associative PropertyDate: 5/22/96 at 16:30:52 From: Dean Humphus Subject: Associative property What is the associative property in algebra? Date: 5/30/96 at 14:12:43 From: Doctor Darren Subject: Re: Associative property The associative property for addition merely states that: a+(b+c) = (a+b)+c. For multiplication, it would state that (ab)c = a(bc) I hope this helps. -Doctor Darren, The Math Forum Check out our web site! http://mathforum.org/dr.math/ |
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