# Worksheet: Evaluating Numerical Expressions: Distributive Property

In this worksheet, we will practice using the distributive property of multiplication for addition and subtraction to rewrite numerical expressions and evaluate them.

Q1:

Evaluate using the distributive property.

Q2:

Evaluate using the distribute property.

Q3:

Rewrite the expression using the distributive property.

• A
• B
• C
• D
• E

Q4:

Which multiplication property of natural numbers is used in the expression ?

• Bclosure
• Cmultiplicative identity
• Dassociative
• Ecommutative

Q5:

Evaluate using the distributive property.

Q6:

Evaluate using the distributive property.

Q7:

Evaluate using the distributive property.

Q8:

Evaluate using the distributive property.

Q9:

Write the multiplication expression that is missing:

• A
• B
• C
• D

Q10:

Evaluate using the distributive property.

Q11:

Calculate .

Q12:

Fill in the blanks:

• A1, 6
• B0, 5
• C0, 0
• D1, 1

Q13:

You are told that and . Use this to find .

Q14:

Notice that . Complete the following in the same way:

• A8, 1
• B4, 1
• C8, 4
• D4, 5

Q15:

Notice that . Complete the following in the same way:

• A6, 6
• B7, 6
• C6, 7
• D0, 7

Q16:

Fill in the blank: .

Q17:

Use , , or to fill in the blank:

• A
• B
• C

Q18:

Complete the equation: .

Q19:

Notice that .

Fill in the blank: .

Q20:

Fill in the blank: .

Q21:

Given that , find .

Q22:

Which of the following equations demonstrates the distributive property?

• A
• B
• C
• D
• E

Q23:

Complete:

Q24:

Evaluate and and then deduce the product of .

• A1,288, 19,320, 20,608
• B1,288, 1,932, 3,220
• C1,288, 19,320, 18,032
• D1,268, 19,620, 20,888

Q25:

Complete: