Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

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Chapter 5 - Number Theory and the Real Number System - Chapter Summary, Review, and Test - Review Exercises - Page 336: 84


Associative Property of Multiplication

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RECALL: The associative property of multiplication states that for any real numbers $a, b,$ and $c$, $(a \cdot b) \cdot c = a \cdot (b \cdot c)$ $(6\cdot9)\cdot3=6\cdot(3\cdot9)$ Thus, the given expression illustrates the associative property of multiplication.
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