Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 5(6y + 11)



1 b. 3(7x + u)



2 a. 5(5 + 2v)



2 b. 7(3u + 7)



3 a. 3(2 + 7n)



3 b. 4(1 + 6t)



4 a. 3(9v + c)



4 b. 3(8y + c)



5 a. 8(5r + 6)



5 b. 8(5a + 4)



6 a. 9(2c + b)



6 b. 9(7 + 9s)



7 a. 3(3 + 4t)



7 b. 3(3m + 1)



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Answer Key

1 a. 30y + 55
1 b. 21x + 3u
2 a. 25 + 10v
2 b. 21u + 49
3 a. 6 + 21n
3 b. 4 + 24t
4 a. 27v + 3c
4 b. 24y + 3c
5 a. 40r + 48
5 b. 40a + 32
6 a. 18c + 9b
6 b. 63 + 81s
7 a. 9 + 12t
7 b. 9m + 3


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