Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 6(9 + 2t)



1 b. 2(6 + 7s)



2 a. 4(9y + s)



2 b. 2(3a + 7)



3 a. 2(1 + 3r)



3 b. 8(8p + 3)



4 a. 2(5 + 2r)



4 b. 3(4p + 11)



5 a. 7(6u + 7)



5 b. 7(7z + 9)



6 a. 2(11 + 3s)



6 b. 6(7u + a)



7 a. 2(6 + 5p)



7 b. 8(3p + 2)



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Answer Key

1 a. 54 + 12t
1 b. 12 + 14s
2 a. 36y + 4s
2 b. 6a + 14
3 a. 2 + 6r
3 b. 64p + 24
4 a. 10 + 4r
4 b. 12p + 33
5 a. 42u + 49
5 b. 49z + 63
6 a. 22 + 6s
6 b. 42u + 6a
7 a. 12 + 10p
7 b. 24p + 16


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