Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. z – (–8)   =   –2
 
 
 
1 b. –6   =   –1 – b
 
 
 
2 a. n – 1   =   –3
 
 
 
2 b.
b   =   1
2

 
 
 
3 a. –7   =   –8 + v
 
 
 
3 b. 5z   =   3 + (–5)
 
 
 
4 a. b + 6   =   3
 
 
 
4 b. y + (–2)   =   4
 
 
 
5 a. y – 1   =   7 · (–9)
 
 
 
5 b. –5   =   x – (–2)
 
 
 
6 a. –4t   =   6
 
 
 
6 b. k – (–1)   =   –8 · 3
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. z = -10
1 b. b = 5
2 a. n = -2
2 b. b = 2
3 a. v = 1
3 b. z = -2/5
4 a. b = -3
4 b. y = 6
5 a. y = -62
5 b. x = -7
6 a. t = -1 1/2
6 b. k = -25


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