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Using Properties and Operations to Multiply and Divide Name_________________________ 1. ( Evaluate the expression: ) ( ) a. Using the order of operations only, the answer is: b. Using the properties and methods used in Lesson 16, the answer is: c. 2. If you were asked to evaluate another expression, which method would you use, (a) or (b), and why? Evaluate the expressions using the distributive property. a. ( b. 3. ( ) ( ) ) ( ) Mia evaluated the expression below but got an incorrect answer. Find Mia’s error(s), find the correct value of the expression, and explain how Mia could have avoided her error(s). ( ( ( ) ( ( ) ( ( ) ( ( ) ) ) ) ) ) For #4 – 8 use the commutative and/or distributive property to simplify the expression. 4) 6 · · ( -6 ) · 4 · (- ) 5) 9 · ( - 2 ) 6) 15 · ( - + ) 7) -4 · (-8) · 2.32 · ( -4 ) · (- 5.2) · 5