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 Associative Property of Multiplication:  The product of a set of numbers is the same no matter how the numbers are grouped.
The associative property of multiplication can be summarized algebraically as (ab)c = a(bc).

Examples:

(3*5)*2 = 15*2 = 30, and 3*(5*2) = 3*10 = 30, so (3*5)*2 = 3*(5*2).

(-4*6)*(1/6) = -24*(1/6) = -4, and -4*(6*(1/6)) = -4*1 = -4, so (-4*6)*(1/6) = -4*(6*(1/6)).