Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 6(11 + 6b)



1 b. 5(3 + 5y)



2 a. 5(8 + 3t)



2 b. 9(9n + z)



3 a. 4(11 + 2m)



3 b. 2(3u + n)



4 a. 4(8q + a)



4 b. 8(2 + 7b)



5 a. 4(4n + 3)



5 b. 8(9 + 4a)



6 a. 2(5 + 2r)



6 b. 2(9 + 2r)



7 a. 9(10 + 7q)



7 b. 2(7c + 5)



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Answer Key

1 a. 66 + 36b
1 b. 15 + 25y
2 a. 40 + 15t
2 b. 81n + 9z
3 a. 44 + 8m
3 b. 6u + 2n
4 a. 32q + 4a
4 b. 16 + 56b
5 a. 16n + 12
5 b. 72 + 32a
6 a. 10 + 4r
6 b. 18 + 4r
7 a. 90 + 63q
7 b. 14c + 10


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