If we add 2 whole numbers in any order, we get the same answer

  a + b = b + a

 

Example

For 2 & 3

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Hence

       2 + 3 = 3 + 2

 

Commutative Property Over Multiplication

If we multiply 2 whole numbers in any order, we get the same answer

  a × b = b × a

 

Example

For 2 & 3

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Hence

       2 × 3 = 3 × 2

  1. Chapter 2 Class 6 Whole Numbers
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Commutative Property Over Addition If we add 2 whole numbers in any order, we get the same answer a + b = b + a Example For 2 & 3 Hence 2 + 3 = 3 + 2 Commutative Property Over Multiplication If we multiply 2 whole numbers in any order, we get the same answer a × b = b × a Example For 2 & 3 Hence 2 × 3 = 3 × 2

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