Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a.
–2   =   n
–9

 
 
 
1 b. –5   =   2m + (–3)m
 
 
 
2 a. –9 + x   =   –2 + 9
 
 
 
2 b. 0 – w   =   –9
 
 
 
3 a. 3w   =   8
 
 
 
3 b. y + 7   =   –8
 
 
 
4 a.
p   =   –8
–2

 
 
 
4 b. t + (–4)   =   –3
 
 
 
5 a.
–5 – 1   =   a
3

 
 
 
5 b.
n   =   –8
–3

 
 
 
6 a. –6 + (–9)   =   –1x
 
 
 
6 b. 3   =   z – 7
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. n = 18
1 b. m = 5
2 a. x = 16
2 b. w = 9
3 a. w = 2 2/3
3 b. y = -15
4 a. p = 16
4 b. t = 1
5 a. a = -18
5 b. n = 24
6 a. x = 15
6 b. z = 10


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