Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 3(2 + 9d)



1 b. 8(2 + 5v)



2 a. 3(5 + 7m)



2 b. 2(11 + 3s)



3 a. 5(5y + b)



3 b. 3(3b + p)



4 a. 8(1 + 8x)



4 b. 7(2b + 11)



5 a. 8(5p + 11)



5 b. 3(5z + 4)



6 a. 7(1 + 5w)



6 b. 6(10 + 3d)



7 a. 2(7 + 8c)



7 b. 7(7z + 4)



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Answer Key

1 a. 6 + 27d
1 b. 16 + 40v
2 a. 15 + 21m
2 b. 22 + 6s
3 a. 25y + 5b
3 b. 9b + 3p
4 a. 8 + 64x
4 b. 14b + 77
5 a. 40p + 88
5 b. 15z + 12
6 a. 7 + 35w
6 b. 60 + 18d
7 a. 14 + 16c
7 b. 49z + 28


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