# Visualizing the Commutative Property of Addition

Skill:

Use the commutative and associative properties to add or multiply numerical expressions.

# Visualizing the Commutative Property of Addition

Explore the commutative property of addition. Arrange marbles into jars to visualize and model an addition equation.

### Putting It All Together

*Answer these open ended questions on your own or with others to form deeper math connections.*

### Open-ended question

Explain the commutative property of addition in your own words.

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