Resources tagged with: Commutative, associative and distributive laws

There are 5 NRICH Mathematical resources connected to Commutative, associative and distributive laws, you may find related items under Calculations and Numerical Methods.

Broad Topics > Calculations and Numerical Methods > Commutative, associative and distributive laws

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A Chance to Win?

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Imagine you were given the chance to win some money... and imagine you had nothing to lose...

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Grouping Transformations

Age 11 to 18

An introduction to groups using transformations, following on from the October 2006 Stage 3 problems.

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Combining Transformations

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Does changing the order of transformations always/sometimes/never produce the same transformation?

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Multiplication Series: Illustrating Number Properties with Arrays

Age 5 to 11

This article for teachers describes how modelling number properties involving multiplication using an array of objects not only allows children to represent their thinking with concrete materials,. . . .

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What a Joke

Age 14 to 16 Challenge Level:

Each letter represents a different positive digit AHHAAH / JOKE = HA What are the values of each of the letters?