
Question 1 
Which of the following is an example of Commutative Property
of addition?

A.  2 + 7 = 9 − 2  B.  2 + 7 = 7 + 2 
C.  7 × 1 = 7  D.  ( 2 + 7 ) + 3 = 7 + ( 3 + 2) 
 
  

Question 2 
Which is an example of Identity Property of addition? 
A.  2 + 3 = 3 + 2  B.  1 × 6 = 6 
C.  (1 + 2) + 3 = (2 + 3) + 1  D.  6 + 0 = 6 
 
  

Question 3 
Which is an example of Associative Property of addition? 
A.  3 + ( 4 + 5) = (3 + 4) + 5  B.  5 + 3 = 3 + 5 
C.  3 + 0 = 3  D.  3 + (−3) = 0 
 
  

Question 4 
Which statement is NOT correct? 
A.  Changing the groupings of the addends will not affect the sum.  B.  Changing the order of the addends will not affect the sum. 
C.  Changing the groupings of the addends will affect the sum.  D.  When you add 0 to any real number, the sum is the number itself. 
 
  

Question 5 
Which property of addition does the following expresion illustrate?
9 + 0 = 9

A.  Distributive property  B.  Zero Property 
C.  Commutative property  D.  Identity property 
 
  


Question 6 
Which property of addition is used in the following?
(5 + 12) + 6 = 5 + (12 + 6)

A.  Commutative Property  B.  Associative Property 
C.  Distributive Property  D.  Additive Identity Property 
 
  

Question 7 
Which property of addition is used in the following?
4*(6 + 3) = 4*6 + 4*3

A.  Associative Property  B.  Commutative Property 
C.  Distributive Property  D.  none of the above 
 
  

Question 8 
Which property will you use to simplify the following expression?
3(y + 2) 
A.  Commutative Property  B.  Zero Product Property 
C.  Associative Property  D.  Distributive Property 
 
  

Question 9 
Which of the following does not show Commutative Property?

A.  x + y = y + x
 B.  xy  3 = xy

C.  yx = xy  D.  3 + y = y + 3 
 
  

Question 10 
When simplifying expressions with parentheses, you will be applying the ___________. 
A.  Distributive Property  B.  Commutative Property 
C.  Associative Property  D.  Identity Property 
 
  
