The Distributive Property Practice Topic Index | Grade 8 Math | Intermediate Test Prep | StudyZone

Some Easy Ones.... 4(5x + 7y)

10(2a - 4b)

-6(4q +2r - 5m)

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A Little Tougher... 3x(4x^{2} + 3x - 5)

5y^{3}(2y^{4} - 3y^{2} -7)

Work Carefully.... x^{3}y^{3}(6x^{2}y + 3x^{4}y^{5} + 2x^{5}y)

2ab(4a^{2} - 6ab - 9b^{2})

You've Got It Now!... 4y^{3}z^{4}(12y^{5}z + 9y^{7}z^{3})

-2abc(a - b + c)

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Find the area of a rectangle whose width is (5x) and whose length is (4x^{2} + 3x + 9)

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