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4.02: Arithmetic Properties

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    1101
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    The associative property

    In addition and multiplication, terms may be arbitrarily associated with each other through the use of parentheses:

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    The commutative property

    In addition and multiplication, terms may be arbitrarily interchanged, or commutated:

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    The distributive property

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