 # Properties of Matrix Multiplication

Videos and lessons to help High School students understand that, unlike multiplication of numbers, matrix multiplication for square matrices is not a commutative operation, but still satisfies the associative and distributive properties.

Common Core: HSN-VM.C.9

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Common Core (Vector and Matrix Quantities)

Common Core for Mathematics

Properties of Matrix Multiplication N.VM.9
Review of the Associative, Distributive, and Commutative Properties and how they apply (or don't, in the case of the commutative property) to matrix multiplication.

Is Matrix Multiplication Commutative?
This video addresses the question of - Is matrix multiplication commutative?

Is Matrix Multiplication work with distributive property?
This video answers the question of - Does matrix multiplication follow the distributive law?
Properties of Matrices: Associative, Identity, Non-Commutative, Distributive.

Properties of Matrix Multiplication.
Matrix Properties.

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