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Details for problem "Distributive law - use to evaluate"

Quickname: 4870

Suitable for K-12 grades: Grade 5 Grade 6

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Evaluate terms by multiplying out using distributive law


Evaluate terms by multiplying out using distributive law (Example for this math problem)


Terms of the form (a+b) x c have to be multiplied out by using the distributive law. All numbers are whole numbers.

The inner term can be an addition term or a subtraction term, this is selectable. Similary, the outer term can be chosen to be a multiplication term or a division term.

The numbers that are appearing in the places of a,b and c can be positive only or they may be negative, too. They are selected randomly from a configurable number range.

Topics: Algebra Arithmetic

Tags: Addition Division Multiplication Rules Subtraction

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Customization options for this problem

Possible values
Number of problems
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Number range
10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 100
Negative values
Yes, No
Inner term
mixed, addition, subtraction
Outer term
mixed, multiplication, division

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