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## Commutative Property (Addition of Whole Numbers)

 Addition of Integers Addition of Whole Numbers Division of integers Division of Whole Numbers Multiplication of Integers Multiplication of Whole Numbers Subtraction of Integers Subtraction of Whole Numbers

Explanation :-
Addition is Commutative for Whole Numbers, this means that even if we change the order of numbers in addition expression, the result remains same. This property is also known as Commutativity for Addition of Whole numbers

Commutative Property for Addition of Whole Numbers can be further understood with the help of following examples :-

Example 1 = Explain Commutative Property for addition of whole numbers 5 & 7 in addition expression ?
Answer = Given Whole Numbers = 5, 7 and their two orders are as follows :-
Order 1 = 5 + 7 = 12
Order 2 = 7 + 5 = 12
As, in both the orders the result is same i.e 12
So, we can say that Addition is Commutative for Whole Numbers.

Example 2 = Explain Commutative Property for addition of whole numbers 23 & 43 in addition expression ?
Answer = Given Whole Numbers = 23, 43 and their two orders are as follows :-
Order 1 = 23 + 43 = 66
Order 2 = 43 + 23 = 66
As, in both the orders the result is same i.e 66
So, we can say that Addition is Commutative for Whole Numbers.

Example 3 = Explain Commutative Property for addition of whole numbers 20 & 4.
Answer = Given Whole numbers = 20, 4 and their two orders are as follows :-
Order 1 = 20 + 4 = 24
Order 2 = 4 + 20 = 24
As, in both the orders the result is same i.e 24,
So, we can say that Addition is Commutative for Integers.