**Additive Property or Addition Property of Equality**

Additive Property (ad•DI•tion PROP•er•ty)

Definition: state that you can add the same

number to each side of an equation, and the expression remain the same.

Example:

6= 6

6 + 2 = 6+ 2

7 = 7

If you add the same

number to both sides of an equation, the sides remain the

same.