Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 2(11 + 4t)



1 b. 5(9b + d)



2 a. 5(4n + z)



2 b. 2(4 + 5k)



3 a. 2(5 + 7z)



3 b. 6(7 + 6m)



4 a. 9(1 + 3n)



4 b. 8(3 + 8u)



5 a. 5(2 + 3s)



5 b. 4(2 + 5p)



6 a. 8(8a + 11)



6 b. 3(5n + w)



7 a. 7(9m + 11)



7 b. 3(8 + 5t)



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Answer Key

1 a. 22 + 8t
1 b. 45b + 5d
2 a. 20n + 5z
2 b. 8 + 10k
3 a. 10 + 14z
3 b. 42 + 36m
4 a. 9 + 27n
4 b. 24 + 64u
5 a. 10 + 15s
5 b. 8 + 20p
6 a. 64a + 88
6 b. 15n + 3w
7 a. 63m + 77
7 b. 24 + 15t


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