Video: Identifying an Additive Property with Rational Numbers

What property of addition is demonstrated by (1/2) + 0 = 1/2?

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What property of addition is demonstrated by a half plus zero equals one-half?

Well, we know that when we add zero to a number, the number itself remains unchanged. This is known as the additive identity property. And so, the property of addition demonstrated by the equation a half plus zero equals one-half is the additive identity property.

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