Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 6(7p + 4)



1 b. 7(7y + w)



2 a. 6(1 + 7k)



2 b. 2(5a + 6)



3 a. 2(3 + 2a)



3 b. 9(2 + 9k)



4 a. 4(9 + 4g)



4 b. 4(5m + s)



5 a. 8(9t + 11)



5 b. 4(3 + 5g)



6 a. 2(2 + 7q)



6 b. 7(4y + 5)



7 a. 6(2y + 1)



7 b. 5(9w + d)



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Answer Key

1 a. 42p + 24
1 b. 49y + 7w
2 a. 6 + 42k
2 b. 10a + 12
3 a. 6 + 4a
3 b. 18 + 81k
4 a. 36 + 16g
4 b. 20m + 4s
5 a. 72t + 88
5 b. 12 + 20g
6 a. 4 + 14q
6 b. 28y + 35
7 a. 12y + 6
7 b. 45w + 5d


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