Factoring / Distributive Property Worksheet

Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

1 a. 9(5 + 8d)



1 b. 7(11 + 2x)



2 a. 5(9 + 8d)



2 b. 4(7q + 10)



3 a. 9(2 + 3y)



3 b. 7(4 + 5n)



4 a. 9(2b + 5)



4 b. 3(2 + 5d)



5 a. 6(11 + 5a)



5 b. 2(5 + 8t)



6 a. 5(7 + 2r)



6 b. 7(1 + 3m)



7 a. 8(4s + b)



7 b. 8(7p + 10)



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Answer Key

1 a. 45 + 72d
1 b. 77 + 14x
2 a. 45 + 40d
2 b. 28q + 40
3 a. 18 + 27y
3 b. 28 + 35n
4 a. 18b + 45
4 b. 6 + 15d
5 a. 66 + 30a
5 b. 10 + 16t
6 a. 35 + 10r
6 b. 7 + 21m
7 a. 32s + 8b
7 b. 56p + 80


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