# Distributive Property Calculator

Distributive Property Formula is also known as the distributive law of multiplication. It signifies that the operation includes dividing or distributing something. This formula is also known as the distributive property of addition over multiplication.

## What is Distributive Property Calculator?

'Cuemath's Distributive Property Calculator' is an online tool that helps to calculate the expressions in the form of a(b + c). Cuemath's online Distributive Property Calculator helps you to calculate the expressions in the form of a(b + c) in a few seconds.

## How to Use the Distributive Property Calculator?

Please follow the below steps to use the distributive property calculator:

**Step 1:**Enter the values in the given input boxes.**Step 2:**Click on the "**Solve**" button to find the value of the expression a(b + c).**Step 3:**Click on the "**Reset**" button to clear the fields and enter new values.

## What is Distributive Property Calculator?

**Distributive property **states that for any expression of the form a (b + c), which means a × (b + c), operand 'a' can be distributed among operands 'b' and 'c' as (a × b) + (a × c).

**a × (b + c) = (a × b) + (a × c)**

Let us look at an example to understand the distributive property.

**Solved Example:**

Solve 3(4 + 5) using the distributive property.

**Solution:**

According to the distributive property,

a × (b + c) = (a × b) + (a × c)

Writing the giving expression in the above form we get,

3 × (4 + 5) = (3 × 4) + (3 × 5)

= (3 × 4) + (3 × 5)

= 12 + 15

= 27

Therefore**, **3(4 +5) = 27.

Similarly, you can use the calculator to find the values of the following expressions.

- 8(12+3)
- 7(5+3)
- 4(2+9)