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Distributive Property



Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

Multiply mc001-1.jpg
A.
mc001-2.jpg
C.
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B.
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D.
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 2. 

Consider the procedure used below to solve the given equation.
Given:  mc002-1.jpg
(1st step)  mc002-2.jpg
(2nd step)  mc002-3.jpg
(3rd step)  mc002-4.jpg
Which of the following properties is a justification for the 1st step?
A.
Associative property of addition
B.
Commutative property of addition
C.
Transitive property of equality
D.
Distributive property
 

 3. 

Which property of real numbers is utilized by rewriting 12x - 13xy as x(12 - 13y)?
A.
Commutative property for addition
B.
Distributive property for multiplication over addition
C.
Closure property for multiplication
D.
Associative property for addition
 

 4. 

Use the distributive property to rewrite the expression.

        (2c - 1)8
A.
16c - 1
C.
8c
B.
2c - 8
D.
16c - 8
 

 5. 

Simplify the expression.

       5(2c + 2) + 3c
A.
33c
C.
25c + 2
B.
13c + 10
D.
25c + 10
 



 
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