Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 3(2s + q)



1 b. 7(9z + v)



2 a. 8(8p + s)



2 b. 2(4s + p)



3 a. 9(9b + g)



3 b. 8(9 + 5b)



4 a. 4(6 + 7q)



4 b. 6(3z + n)



5 a. 4(8r + b)



5 b. 2(7v + y)



6 a. 4(3t + q)



6 b. 6(7y + r)



7 a. 8(5q + k)



7 b. 9(5z + 11)



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Answer Key

1 a. 6s + 3q
1 b. 63z + 7v
2 a. 64p + 8s
2 b. 8s + 2p
3 a. 81b + 9g
3 b. 72 + 40b
4 a. 24 + 28q
4 b. 18z + 6n
5 a. 32r + 4b
5 b. 14v + 2y
6 a. 12t + 4q
6 b. 42y + 6r
7 a. 40q + 8k
7 b. 45z + 99


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