 1.04 The distributive property

Interactive practice questions

Consider $33$33 and $27$27.

a

What is the greatest common factor of these two numbers?

b

Complete the gaps such that $33+27$33+27 is rewritten as an equivalent multiplication using the distributive property.

 $33+27$33+27 $=$= $3\times\left(\editable{}+9\right)$3×(+9) $=$= $\editable{}\times20$×20
Easy
Approx 2 minutes

Consider the difference $96-80$9680 :

Consider the sum of $42$42 and $39$39.

Consider the difference $24-15$2415.

Outcomes

MGSE6.NS.4

Find the common multiples of two whole numbers less than or equal to 12 and the common factors of two whole numbers less than or equal to 100.

MGSE6.NS.4a

Find the greatest common factor of 2 whole numbers and use the distributive property to express a sum of two whole numbers 1-100 with a common factor as a multiple of a sum of two whole numbers with no common factors. (GCF)

MGSE6.NS.4b

Apply the least common multiple of two whole numbers less than or equal to 12 to solve real- world problems.