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

## Example Questions

### Example Question #31 : Numbers And Operations

Sharon purchased  pieces of candy and wants to make Halloween treat bags for the children in her neighborhood. How many different ways can Sharon make treat bags with an even number of pieces of candy in each bag?

Explanation:

We will solve this problem by finding factor pairs. Factor pairs are composed of two numbers that are multiplied together to equal a product. List all the factor pairs of Sharon’s candy.

Do not forget to list their reciprocals.

Sharon can make  different treat bag combinations with an even amount of candy in each bag.

### Example Question #32 : Numbers And Operations

Sharon purchased  pieces of candy and wants to make Halloween treat bags for the children in her neighborhood. How many different ways can Sharon make treat bags with an even number of pieces of candy in each bag?

Explanation:

We will solve this problem by finding factor pairs. Factor pairs are composed of two numbers that are multiplied together to equal a product. List all the factor pairs of Sharon’s candy.

Do not forget to list their reciprocals.

Sharon can make  different treat bag combinations with an even amount of candy in each bag.

### Example Question #33 : Numbers And Operations

Sharon purchased  pieces of candy and wants to make Halloween treat bags for the children in her neighborhood. How many different ways can Sharon make treat bags with an even number of pieces of candy in each bag?

Explanation:

We will solve this problem by finding factor pairs. Factor pairs are composed of two numbers that are multiplied together to equal a product. List all the factor pairs of Sharon’s candy.

Do not forget to list their reciprocals.

Sharon can make  different treat bag combinations with an even amount of candy in each bag.

### Example Question #34 : Numbers And Operations

Sharon purchased  pieces of candy and wants to make Halloween treat bags for the children in her neighborhood. How many different ways can Sharon make treat bags with an even number of pieces of candy in each bag?

Explanation:

We will solve this problem by finding factor pairs. Factor pairs are composed of two numbers that are multiplied together to equal a product. List all the factor pairs of Sharon’s candy.

Do not forget to list their reciprocals.

Sharon can make  different treat bag combinations with an even amount of candy in each bag.

### Example Question #35 : Numbers And Operations

Sharon purchased  pieces of candy and wants to make Halloween treat bags for the children in her neighborhood. How many different ways can Sharon make treat bags with an even number of pieces of candy in each bag?

Explanation:

We will solve this problem by finding factor pairs. Factor pairs are composed of two numbers that are multiplied together to equal a product. List all the factor pairs of Sharon’s candy.

Do not forget to list their reciprocals.

Sharon can make  different treat bag combinations with an even amount of candy in each bag.

### Example Question #61 : Find Greatest Common Factor And Least Common Multiple: Ccss.Math.Content.6.Ns.B.4

Sharon purchased  pieces of candy and wants to make Halloween treat bags for the children in her neighborhood. How many different ways can Sharon make treat bags with an even number of pieces of candy in each bag?

Explanation:

We will solve this problem by finding factor pairs. Factor pairs are composed of two numbers that are multiplied together to equal a product. List all the factor pairs of Sharon’s candy.

Do not forget to list their reciprocals.

Sharon can make  different treat bag combinations with an even amount of candy in each bag.

### Example Question #37 : Numbers And Operations

Sharon purchased  pieces of candy and wants to make Halloween treat bags for the children in her neighborhood. How many different ways can Sharon make treat bags with an even number of pieces of candy in each bag?

Explanation:

We will solve this problem by finding factor pairs. Factor pairs are composed of two numbers that are multiplied together to equal a product. List all the factor pairs of Sharon’s candy.

Do not forget to list their reciprocals.

Sharon can make  different treat bag combinations with an even amount of candy in each bag.

### Example Question #38 : Numbers And Operations

Sharon purchased  pieces of candy and wants to make Halloween treat bags for the children in her neighborhood. How many different ways can Sharon make treat bags with an even number of pieces of candy in each bag?

Explanation:

We will solve this problem by finding factor pairs. Factor pairs are composed of two numbers that are multiplied together to equal a product. List all the factor pairs of Sharon’s candy.

Do not forget to list their reciprocals.

Sharon can make  different treat bag combinations with an even amount of candy in each bag.

### Example Question #39 : Numbers And Operations

Sharon purchased  pieces of candy and wants to make Halloween treat bags for the children in her neighborhood. How many different ways can Sharon make treat bags with an even number of pieces of candy in each bag?

Explanation:

We will solve this problem by finding factor pairs. Factor pairs are composed of two numbers that are multiplied together to equal a product. List all the factor pairs of Sharon’s candy.

Do not forget to list their reciprocals.

Sharon can make  different treat bag combinations with an even amount of candy in each bag.

### Example Question #40 : Numbers And Operations

Jack purchased  tomato seeds and wants to make bags to sell at the local farmers’ market. How many different ways can Jack make seed bags with an even number of seeds of in each bag?

Explanation:

We will solve this problem by finding factor pairs. Factor pairs are composed of two numbers that are multiplied together to equal a product. List all the factor pairs of Jack’s seeds.

Do not forget to list their reciprocals.

Jack can make  different seed bag combinations with an even number of seeds in each bag.