# Common Core: 3rd Grade Math : Apply Properties of Operations as Strategies to Multiply and Divide: CCSS.Math.Content.3.OA.B.5

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : Understanding Properties Of Multiplication And The Relationship Between Multiplication And Division

Using the commutative property, if  what else is known?

Explanation:

The commutative property of multiplication says that we can multiply numbers in any order and our product, or answer, will be the same.

Though all of our answer choices do equal , we started with  so our answer must use those numbers, but in a different order.

and  demonstrates the commutative property of multiplication.

### Example Question #2 : Understanding Properties Of Multiplication And The Relationship Between Multiplication And Division

Using the commutative property, if  what else is known?

Explanation:

The commutative property of multiplication says that we can multiply numbers in any order and our product, or answer, will be the same.

Though all of our answer choices do equal , we started with  so our answer must use those numbers, but in a different order.

and  demonstrates the commutative property of multiplication.

### Example Question #3 : Understanding Properties Of Multiplication And The Relationship Between Multiplication And Division

Using the commutative property, if  what else is known?

Explanation:

The commutative property of multiplication says that we can multiply numbers in any order and our product, or answer, will be the same.

Though all of our answer choices do equal , we started with  so our answer must use those numbers, but in a different order.

and  demonstrates the commutative property of multiplication.

### Example Question #1 : Apply Properties Of Operations As Strategies To Multiply And Divide: Ccss.Math.Content.3.Oa.B.5

Using the commutative property, if  what else is known?

Explanation:

The commutative property of multiplication says that we can multiply numbers in any order and our product, or answer, will be the same.

Though all of our answer choices do equal , we started with  so our answer must use those numbers, but in a different order.

and  demonstrates the commutative property of multiplication.

### Example Question #1 : Apply Properties Of Operations As Strategies To Multiply And Divide: Ccss.Math.Content.3.Oa.B.5

Using the commutative property, if  what else is known?

Explanation:

The commutative property of multiplication says that we can multiply numbers in any order and our product, or answer, will be the same.

Though all of our answer choices do equal , we started with  so our answer must use those numbers, but in a different order.

and  demonstrates the commutative property of multiplication.

### Example Question #2 : Apply Properties Of Operations As Strategies To Multiply And Divide: Ccss.Math.Content.3.Oa.B.5

Using the commutative property, if  what else is known?

Explanation:

The commutative property of multiplication says that we can multiply numbers in any order and our product, or answer, will be the same.

Though all of our answer choices do equal , we started with  so our answer must use those numbers, but in a different order.

and  demonstrates the commutative property of multiplication.

### Example Question #3 : Apply Properties Of Operations As Strategies To Multiply And Divide: Ccss.Math.Content.3.Oa.B.5

Using the commutative property, if  what else is known?

Explanation:

The commutative property of multiplication says that we can multiply numbers in any order and our product, or answer, will be the same.

Though all of our answer choices do equal , we started with  so our answer must use those numbers, but in a different order.

and  demonstrates the commutative property of multiplication.

### Example Question #1 : Apply Properties Of Operations As Strategies To Multiply And Divide: Ccss.Math.Content.3.Oa.B.5

Using the commutative property, if  what else is known?

Explanation:

The commutative property of multiplication says that we can multiply numbers in any order and our product, or answer, will be the same.

Though all of our answer choices do equal , we started with  so our answer must use those numbers, but in a different order.

and  demonstrates the commutative property of multiplication.

### Example Question #4 : Apply Properties Of Operations As Strategies To Multiply And Divide: Ccss.Math.Content.3.Oa.B.5

Using the commutative property, if  what else is known?

Explanation:

The commutative property of multiplication says that we can multiply numbers in any order and our product, or answer, will be the same.

Though all of our answer choices do equal , we started with  so our answer must use those numbers, but in a different order.

and  demonstrates the commutative property of multiplication.

### Example Question #1 : Apply Properties Of Operations As Strategies To Multiply And Divide: Ccss.Math.Content.3.Oa.B.5

Using the commutative property, if  what else is known?