Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 3 - Solving Inequalities - Concept Byte - More Algebraic Properties - Page 184: 3


transitive property

Work Step by Step

The transitive property says that equality "transfers." If two terms are equal, and one of the terms is equal to a 3rd term, then both are equal to the 3rd term. For example, if a=b and b=c, then, by the transitive property, a=c.
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