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# Which operations on integers are commutative?

Updated: 9/19/2023

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Addition and multiplication are operations on integers that are commutative.

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### Is subtraction of integers commutative?

It is no commutative.

### Is addition of integers commutative?

Yes it is : a + b = b + a for all integers a and b. In fact , if an operation is called addition you can bet that it is commutative. It would be perverse to call an non-commutative operation addition.

### What is the operations commutative?

division and subtraction

### Which math operations are not commutative?

Subtraction and division.

### Which two operations can NOT be used with the commutative property?

Division and subtraction cannot be used with the commutative property.

### Does the commutative property of addition apply when you add to negative integers?

Yes. The commutative property of addition (as well as the commutative property of multiplication) applies to all real numbers, and even to complex numbers. As an example (for integers): 5 + (-3) = (-3) + 5

### Can you have additive identity and commutative property in the same problem?

Yes. The additive identity is always commutative - even in sets with binary operations that are not otherwise commutative.

### What operations dont work for commutative property?

Subtraction, division