Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. 7v – 9   =   –5 + 5(v – 4)
 
 
 
1 b. –6(n + 9) – 8n   =   –8
 
 
 
2 a. –8(y – 6) – 8   =   5
 
 
 
2 b.
–2   =   7 – n
6

 
 
 
3 a. 6(y – 3)   =   6
 
 
 
3 b. 7 + (–3)   =   –(w + 5)
 
 
 
4 a.
8   =   5 n
–7

 
 
 
4 b.
9(–6 – s)   =   –2s
8

 
 
 
5 a.
8 + 2k   =   –8k
94

 
 
 
5 b. –5(k – 8)   =   6 · 7
 
 
 
6 a. 9z + 5   =   9 – 5(z + 5)
 
 
 
6 b. 8(n + 9) + 5   =   8
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. v = -8
1 b. n = -3 2/7
2 a. y = 4 3/8
2 b. n = 19
3 a. y = 4
3 b. w = -9
4 a. n = -11 1/5
4 b. s = -6 6/35
5 a. k = -2/5
5 b. k = -2/5
6 a. z = -1 1/2
6 b. n = -8 5/8


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