Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. –4(x – 6) + 5   =   –5x – 6
 
 
 
1 b. –7n + 4   =   2 – 8(n + 6)
 
 
 
2 a. 5   =   9(x – 4)
 
 
 
2 b.
3   =   7 – n
6

 
 
 
3 a. 7(v + 2)   =   3 · 0
 
 
 
3 b.
–4p   =   –3p – 8
–2–1

 
 
 
4 a. 9(c + 1) – 1   =   –7c + 9
 
 
 
4 b. 3z – (–9)   =   1
 
 
 
5 a. –6(z – 7) – z   =   –6
 
 
 
5 b. –3p + (–5)   =   –7
 
 
 
6 a.
–4p   =   –9(p + 3)
–9

 
 
 
6 b.
–4   =   k + 6
6

 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. x = -35
1 b. n = -50
2 a. x = 4 5/9
2 b. n = -11
3 a. v = -2
3 b. p = -8
4 a. c = 1/16
4 b. z = -2 2/3
5 a. z = 6 6/7
5 b. p = 2/3
6 a. p = -2 73/85
6 b. k = -30


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