# Worksheet: The Distributive Property of Multiplication over Addition and Subtraction

Q1:

You are told that and . Use this to find .

Q2:

Write the multiplication expression that is missing:

• A
• B
• C
• D

Q3:

Evaluate using the distributive property.

Q4:

Calculate .

Q5:

Fill in the blanks:

• A0, 0
• B1, 6
• C0, 5
• D1, 1

Q6:

Notice that . Complete the following in the same way:

• A4, 1
• B8, 4
• C4, 5
• D8, 1

Q7:

Notice that . Complete the following in the same way:

• A0, 7
• B6, 7
• C7, 6
• D6, 6

Q8:

Fill in the blank: .

Q9:

Use , , or to fill in the blank:

• A
• B
• C

Q10:

Complete the equation: .

Q11:

Notice that .

Fill in the blank: .

Q12:

Fill in the blank: .

Q13:

Which of the following equations demonstrates the distributive property?

• A
• B
• C
• D
• E

Q14:

Complete:

Q15:

Evaluate and and then deduce the product of .

• A 1 288, 19 320, 18 032
• B 1 288, 1 932, 3 220
• C 1 268, 19 620, 20 888
• D 1 288, 19 320, 20 608

Q16:

Complete:

Q17:

Select the rectangle that matches the expression .

• A
• B
• C
• D
• E

Q18:

Complete:

Q19:

Fill in the blank: .

Q20:

Calculate mentally, using the distributive property.