Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. –7(v – 8)   =   4
 
 
 
1 b. 3(2 – c)   =   –2
 
 
 
2 a.
s – 4   +  1   =   3s
–2 –4

 
 
 
2 b. –3b – 1   =   –9 + 5(b + 7)
 
 
 
3 a.
v + 6   =   v   +  2
–8 –8

 
 
 
3 b.
t – 5  =   –3
9

 
 
 
4 a.
c – 8   –  3   =   c
6 –3

 
 
 
4 b. 8(7 – m)   =   4
 
 
 
5 a.
–5   =   –5 + s
–5

 
 
 
5 b.
b – 8   =   6b   –  7
6 8

 
 
 
6 a. 2p – 2   =   2 + 9(p – 5)
 
 
 
6 b.
–6 – b  =   7
–7

 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. v = 7 3/7
1 b. c = 2 2/3
2 a. s = -12
2 b. b = -3 3/8
3 a. v = -11
3 b. t = -22
4 a. c = 8 2/3
4 b. m = 6 1/2
5 a. s = 30
5 b. b = 9 5/7
6 a. p = 5 6/7
6 b. b = 43


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