# 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

#### 6.NS.B.4

Find the greatest common factor of two whole numbers less than or equal to 100 and the least common multiple of two whole numbers less than or equal to 12. 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 factor.