Narrator: Sydney and Mr. Cunningham
W.E. Striplin Elementary School
Gadsden City School System
There are four properties involving multiplication that will help make problems easier to solve. They are the commutative, associative, multiplicative identity and distributive properties.
Content Areas: Math
Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:
[MA2010] (3) 5: Apply properties of operations as strategies to multiply and divide. (Students need not use formal terms for these properties.) [3-OA5]
Grades 3–5 Expectations: In grades 3–5 all students should–
- understand the place-value structure of the base-ten number system and be able to represent and compare whole numbers and decimals;
- recognize equivalent representations for the same number and generate them by decomposing and composing numbers.