Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 4(3a + 2)



1 b. 5(5p + 2)



2 a. 4(7m + c)



2 b. 8(11 + 7b)



3 a. 9(7t + 8)



3 b. 6(11 + 9c)



4 a. 9(7u + c)



4 b. 2(11 + 9b)



5 a. 6(7 + 5v)



5 b. 5(9 + 2r)



6 a. 5(2u + 11)



6 b. 2(5 + 8n)



7 a. 2(9m + 8)



7 b. 9(12 + 7w)



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Answer Key

1 a. 12a + 8
1 b. 25p + 10
2 a. 28m + 4c
2 b. 88 + 56b
3 a. 63t + 72
3 b. 66 + 54c
4 a. 63u + 9c
4 b. 22 + 18b
5 a. 42 + 30v
5 b. 45 + 10r
6 a. 10u + 55
6 b. 10 + 16n
7 a. 18m + 16
7 b. 108 + 63w


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