Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. –8(x – 6)   =   5 · (–1)
 
 
 
1 b. –3c – 8   =   3 + c – 5
 
 
 
2 a.
6t   +  6   =   8(t – 2)
–7

 
 
 
2 b.
–7(–1 – z)   =   5  +   8z
7

 
 
 
3 a.
–8   =   5 – a
7

 
 
 
3 b. –7c + 5   =   –1 – 8(c + 6)
 
 
 
4 a.
6 – c  =   0
6

 
 
 
4 b.
–5b   =   5(b + 4)
–6

 
 
 
5 a.
–2 – v   =   8v
5

 
 
 
5 b.
–6(k – 3)   =   9(k – 6)
53

 
 
 
6 a.
8   =   4 m
–2

 
 
 
6 b.
7(–6 – m)   =   8(m + 7)
62

 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. x = 6 5/8
1 b. c = -1 1/2
2 a. t = 2 15/31
2 b. z = -14/41
3 a. a = 61
3 b. c = -54
4 a. c = 6
4 b. b = -4 4/5
5 a. v = -10/13
5 b. k = 5 1/7
6 a. m = -4
6 b. m = -6 24/31


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