Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 4(10 + 3z)



1 b. 2(7u + 2)



2 a. 5(8 + 3v)



2 b. 7(9 + 7x)



3 a. 7(4n + 5)



3 b. 7(9 + 4r)



4 a. 2(9a + n)



4 b. 8(1 + 4v)



5 a. 7(4y + k)



5 b. 2(11 + 2r)



6 a. 8(11 + 6t)



6 b. 5(3u + k)



7 a. 5(7w + t)



7 b. 8(3m + 2)



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Answer Key

1 a. 40 + 12z
1 b. 14u + 4
2 a. 40 + 15v
2 b. 63 + 49x
3 a. 28n + 35
3 b. 63 + 28r
4 a. 18a + 2n
4 b. 8 + 32v
5 a. 28y + 7k
5 b. 22 + 4r
6 a. 88 + 48t
6 b. 15u + 5k
7 a. 35w + 5t
7 b. 24m + 16


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