Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 4(3k + 5)



1 b. 9(9 + 7v)



2 a. 6(11 + 6a)



2 b. 9(5r + 7)



3 a. 5(3 + 4q)



3 b. 5(5a + k)



4 a. 7(12 + 7v)



4 b. 3(3 + 5b)



5 a. 8(2 + 9q)



5 b. 3(1 + 5z)



6 a. 3(5 + 2r)



6 b. 9(6s + r)



7 a. 8(9t + 5)



7 b. 6(3a + 5)



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Answer Key

1 a. 12k + 20
1 b. 81 + 63v
2 a. 66 + 36a
2 b. 45r + 63
3 a. 15 + 20q
3 b. 25a + 5k
4 a. 84 + 49v
4 b. 9 + 15b
5 a. 16 + 72q
5 b. 3 + 15z
6 a. 15 + 6r
6 b. 54s + 9r
7 a. 72t + 40
7 b. 18a + 30


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