#### Answer

The commutative property of addition states that for any real numbers $a$ and $b$,
$a+b= b+a$
In words, this means that the order of the things that we are adding does not impact the sum.
Example:
$3+6 = 6+3$
Notice that both are equal to 9.

#### Work Step by Step

The commutative property of addition states that for any real numbers $a$ and $b$,
$a+b= b+a$
Example:
$3+6 = 6+3$
Notice that both are equal to 9.