NZ Level 4
Properties of Real Numbers

Interactive practice questions

Which property is demonstrated by the following statement?

$4\times\left(9\times5\right)=\left(4\times9\right)\times5$4×(9×5)=(4×9)×5

Commutative property of multiplication

A

Associative property of multiplication

B

Distributive property

C

D

E

Commutative property of multiplication

A

Associative property of multiplication

B

Distributive property

C

D

E
Easy
Less than a minute

Which property is demonstrated by the following statement?

$5\left(8+9\right)=\left(8+9\right)$5(8+9)=(8+9)$5$5

Which property does the following statement demonstrate?

$5+14=14+5$5+14=14+5

What is the property of addition that is illustrated by the equation $32+5=5+32$32+5=5+32?

Outcomes

NA4-8

Generalise properties of multiplication and division with whole numbers