## Labels

### GED Math Review: Distributive Property

Questions:

1. Which shows how to write 6 x 532 using the expanded form of 532?
• 6 + (500 + 30 + 2)
• 6 + (500 x 30 x 2)
• 6 x (500 x 30 x 2)
• 6 x (500 + 30 + 2)
2. What two numbers are being multiplied to obtain the following distribution?

(4 x 2,000) + (4 x 300) + (4 x 70) + (4 x 1)
• 4 and 2,371
• 4 and 9,484
• 16 and 2,371
• Cannot be determined
3. There are 5,280 feet in one mile. Hannah likes to walk 5 miles each week for exercise. How many feet does Hannah walk each week?
• 5,285 feet
• 25,100 feet
• 25,280 feet
• 26,400 feet
4. What number is being divided to give the distribution (450 ÷ 9) + (27 ÷ 9)?
• 53
• 423
• 477
• Cannot be determined
5. Phil has 189 stamps to put into his stamp album. He puts the same number of stamps on each of 9 pages. How many stamps does Phil put on each page?
• 11
• 19
• 21
• 23
6. Cecily picked 219 apples. She divided the apple equally into 3 baskets. How many apples are in each basket?

Choose the answer that would correctly calculate the number of apples in each basket.
• 219 ÷ 3 = (200 ÷ 3) + (19 ÷ 3)
• 219 ÷ 3 = (209 ÷ 3) + (10 ÷ 3)
• 219 ÷ 3 = (210 ÷ 3) + (9 ÷ 3)

1. 6 x (500 + 30 + 2)
2. 4 and 2,371
3. 26,400 feet
4. 477
5. 21
6. 219 ÷ 3 = (210 ÷ 3) + (9 ÷ 3)

Reference:

Complete Test Preparation for the GED Test 2014 by Steck-Vaughn