Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 4(7b + y)



1 b. 7(2 + 7g)



2 a. 4(8v + 1)



2 b. 6(5w + 9)



3 a. 7(5u + w)



3 b. 8(12 + 7d)



4 a. 9(8u + r)



4 b. 5(11 + 8w)



5 a. 6(2 + 7w)



5 b. 7(11 + 4u)



6 a. 8(3k + 11)



6 b. 9(3 + 5v)



7 a. 2(11 + 9m)



7 b. 4(4 + 7u)



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Answer Key

1 a. 28b + 4y
1 b. 14 + 49g
2 a. 32v + 4
2 b. 30w + 54
3 a. 35u + 7w
3 b. 96 + 56d
4 a. 72u + 9r
4 b. 55 + 40w
5 a. 12 + 42w
5 b. 77 + 28u
6 a. 24k + 88
6 b. 27 + 45v
7 a. 22 + 18m
7 b. 16 + 28u


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