Chapter 1 Chapter 1 (p. 24) Grade 6 Flashcards An expression that contains at least one variable. algebraic expression x8 4(m b) Chapter 1 (p. 20) The property that states that for three or more real numbers, the sum or product is always the same, regardless of their grouping. Associative Property 2 3 8 (2 3) 8 2 (3 8) 2 • 3 • 8 (2 • 3) • 8 2 • (3 • 8) Chapter 1 (p. 20) The property that states that two or more numbers can be added or multiplied in any order without changing the sum or product. Commutative Property 8 20 20 8 6 • 12 12 • 6 Chapter 1 (p. 21) The property that states if you multiply a sum by a number, you will get the same result if you multiply each addend by that number and then add the products. Distributive Property 5(20 1) 5 • 20 5 • 1 Copyright © by Holt, Rinehart and Winston. All rights reserved. CA_IDEA_Gr06_Voc_Cards.indd 230 230 1/5/07 1:32:28 PM Chapter 1 Chapter 1 (p. 20) Identity Property Grade 6 Flashcards The property that states that the product of 1 and any number is that number. The property that states that the sum of zero and any number is that number. 3•13 505 Chapter 1 (p. 40) Operations that undo each other: addition and subtraction, or multiplication and division. inverse operations 5 3 8; 8 3 5 2 • 3 6; 6 3 2 Chapter 1 (p. 14) An expression that contains only numbers and operations. numerical expression (2 • 3) 1 Chapter 1 (p. 14) order of operations A rule for evaluating expressions: first perform the operations in parentheses, then compute powers, then perform all multiplication and division from left to right, and then perform all addition and subtraction from left to right. 32 12 4 9 12 4 Evaluate powers. 93 Divide. 6 Subtract. Copyright © by Holt, Rinehart and Winston. All rights reserved. CA_IDEA_Gr06_Voc_Cards.indd 231 231 1/5/07 1:32:28 PM