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Examples, videos, worksheets, stories, and solutions to help Grade 6 students learn about the Distributive Property of Multiplication.

The distributive property states that multiplying a sum by a number is the same as multiplying each addend by that number and then adding the two products.

3(1 + 4) = (3 × 1) + (3 × 4)
**This lesson teaches the basics of the distributive property.**

**Learn the distributive property, which states that a(b + c) = ab + ac.**

In other words, the number or variable that is outside the set of parentheses "distributes" through the parentheses, multiplying by each of the numbers inside.
**Distributive property **

More Lessons for Grade 6 Math

Math Worksheets

Examples, videos, worksheets, stories, and solutions to help Grade 6 students learn about the Distributive Property of Multiplication.

The distributive property states that multiplying a sum by a number is the same as multiplying each addend by that number and then adding the two products.

3(1 + 4) = (3 × 1) + (3 × 4)

If we let *a, b, * and *c* be any whole numbers, then *a*(*b* + *c*) = *ab* + *ac*

**Introduction to the Distributive Property**

In other words, the number or variable that is outside the set of parentheses "distributes" through the parentheses, multiplying by each of the numbers inside.

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