# ISEE Lower Level Math : How to find the distributive property

## Example Questions

Simplify:

Explanation:

### Example Question #11 : Isee Lower Level (Grades 5 6) Mathematics Achievement

Which equation demonstrates the distributive property?

Cannot be determined

Explanation:

The distributive property says that when a quantity  is multiplied by terms inside parentheses , the quantity outside the parentheses must be multiplied by each quantitity inside the parentheses.

Therefore, the answer is , because  is multiplied both by  and .

### Example Question #12 : How To Find The Distributive Property

Solve using the distributive property:

Explanation:

### Example Question #14 : Numbers And Operations

Use the distributive property to solve .

Explanation:

First, multiply 4 and 3 (the result is 12). Then, add that to the result of multiplying 4 and 9 (which is 36). 36 + 12 equals 48.

### Example Question #15 : Numbers And Operations

Solve the equation:

Explanation:

This question can be solved by using the distributive property or by using order of operations.

To solve, multiply each number in parenthesis by :

Then solve:

To solve with order of operations, add within the parentheses and then multiply.

### Example Question #16 : Numbers And Operations

Solve the equation:

Explanation:
This question can be solved by using the distributive property or by using order of operations.

To solve, multiply each number in parenthesis by :

Then solve:

To solve with order of operations, add within the parentheses and then multiply.

### Example Question #17 : Numbers And Operations

Solve the equation:

Explanation:
This question can be solved by using the distributive property or by using order of operations.

To solve, multiply each number in parenthesis by :

Then solve:

To solve with order of operations, add within the parentheses and then multiply.

### Example Question #18 : Numbers And Operations

Solve the equation:

Explanation:
This question can be solved by using the distributive property or by using order of operations.

To solve, multiply each number in parenthesis by :

Then solve:

To solve with order of operations, add within the parentheses and then multiply.

### Example Question #19 : Numbers And Operations

Solve the equation:

Explanation:
This question can be solved by using the distributive property or by using order of operations.

To solve, multiply each number in parenthesis by :

Then solve:

To solve with order of operations, add within the parentheses and then multiply.

### Example Question #20 : Numbers And Operations

What is the value of  in the equation below?