Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 4(4 + 7d)



1 b. 3(12 + 5s)



2 a. 8(4 + 5t)



2 b. 9(8b + 3)



3 a. 4(5 + 2z)



3 b. 3(7 + 8g)



4 a. 3(9 + 5q)



4 b. 7(5y + z)



5 a. 6(5a + 2)



5 b. 4(7 + 5g)



6 a. 3(2y + v)



6 b. 9(6v + m)



7 a. 4(2 + 3t)



7 b. 2(12 + 5x)



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Answer Key

1 a. 16 + 28d
1 b. 36 + 15s
2 a. 32 + 40t
2 b. 72b + 27
3 a. 20 + 8z
3 b. 21 + 24g
4 a. 27 + 15q
4 b. 35y + 7z
5 a. 30a + 12
5 b. 28 + 20g
6 a. 6y + 3v
6 b. 54v + 9m
7 a. 8 + 12t
7 b. 24 + 10x


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