Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 5(9 + 5z)



1 b. 3(8 + 9y)



2 a. 9(1 + 9y)



2 b. 2(7 + 2b)



3 a. 9(7 + 3n)



3 b. 5(6u + 11)



4 a. 3(7 + 6m)



4 b. 4(3 + 5p)



5 a. 7(8w + y)



5 b. 9(11 + 9t)



6 a. 7(8r + s)



6 b. 8(2 + 3r)



7 a. 7(5d + r)



7 b. 8(2v + 11)



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Answer Key

1 a. 45 + 25z
1 b. 24 + 27y
2 a. 9 + 81y
2 b. 14 + 4b
3 a. 63 + 27n
3 b. 30u + 55
4 a. 21 + 18m
4 b. 12 + 20p
5 a. 56w + 7y
5 b. 99 + 81t
6 a. 56r + 7s
6 b. 16 + 24r
7 a. 35d + 7r
7 b. 16v + 88


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