Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 5(2p + m)



1 b. 9(11 + 4d)



2 a. 8(10 + 3z)



2 b. 8(3w + 2)



3 a. 9(3a + 11)



3 b. 5(5y + 1)



4 a. 6(9 + 2d)



4 b. 7(9p + 11)



5 a. 8(5 + 3u)



5 b. 4(5q + 7)



6 a. 4(4p + 1)



6 b. 6(2 + 5a)



7 a. 5(11 + 5p)



7 b. 6(8c + 1)



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Answer Key

1 a. 10p + 5m
1 b. 99 + 36d
2 a. 80 + 24z
2 b. 24w + 16
3 a. 27a + 99
3 b. 25y + 5
4 a. 54 + 12d
4 b. 63p + 77
5 a. 40 + 24u
5 b. 20q + 28
6 a. 16p + 4
6 b. 12 + 30a
7 a. 55 + 25p
7 b. 48c + 6


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