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5.2 The Distributive Property

Write a numerical expression for each example.

1. The product of two and the sum of five and six.

2. The product of three and the sum of three and seven.

3. The product of five and the sum of two and three.

4. The product of four and the sum of three and five.

5. The product of seven and the sum of four and five.

Evaluate each expression using the Distributive Property.

6. 4(3 + 6)

7. 5(2 + 8)

8. 9(12 + 11)

9. 7(8 + 9)

10. 8(7 + 6)

11. 5(12 + 8)

12. 7(9 + 4)

13. 11(2 + 9)

14. 12(12 + 4)

15. 12(9 + 8)

16. 10(9 + 7)

17. 13(2 + 3)

18. 14(8 + 6)

19. 14(9 + 4)

20. 15(5 + 7)

Use mental math to evaluate the following expressions.

21. 2(1 + 3)

22. 3(2 + 3)

23. 3(2 + 2)

24. 4(5 + 1)

25. 5(3 + 4)

26. 2(9 + 1)

27. 3(8 + 2)

28. 4(3 + 2)

29. 5(6 + 2)

30. 7(3 + 5)

31. 8(2 + 4)

32. 9(3 + 5)

33. 8(3 + 2)