# Distributive Property: Definition, Use & Examples

Instructions:

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### Simplify the following problem using mental math and the distributive property: 8(2,106)

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### 2. The length of a rectangle is 3 more than twice its width. The total area of the rectangle is 54 square units. What is the width and length of the rectangle?

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This quiz and worksheet combo can help assess your understanding of the distributive property as well as simplifying expressions.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to assess your knowledge of:

• Definition of the distributive property
• Simplifying expressions
• Properties of the distributive property
• Mental math

## Skills Practiced

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most relevant information from the related math lesson
• Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding mental math