Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 7(1 + 7v)



1 b. 6(11 + 8m)



2 a. 9(2k + b)



2 b. 6(11 + 8u)



3 a. 7(6y + 1)



3 b. 3(5u + v)



4 a. 3(4x + t)



4 b. 9(5 + 9z)



5 a. 4(2z + 5)



5 b. 8(7v + 8)



6 a. 5(11 + 8b)



6 b. 4(3 + 5v)



7 a. 2(11 + 4r)



7 b. 8(5s + 3)



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Answer Key

1 a. 7 + 49v
1 b. 66 + 48m
2 a. 18k + 9b
2 b. 66 + 48u
3 a. 42y + 7
3 b. 15u + 3v
4 a. 12x + 3t
4 b. 45 + 81z
5 a. 8z + 20
5 b. 56v + 64
6 a. 55 + 40b
6 b. 12 + 20v
7 a. 22 + 8r
7 b. 40s + 24


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