Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. 8(s + 4) – 9   =   –2s + 1
 
 
 
1 b.
t – (–7)  =   9
–3

 
 
 
2 a. 8   =   –7(v – 2)
 
 
 
2 b.
–4a   =   4(a – 5)
9

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

 
 
 
5 a.
–3b   =   6b + 6
–46

 
 
 
5 b.
p + 9   +  0   =   –5p
–6 –9

 
 
 
6 a. –9   =   –1 – 3z
 
 
 
6 b. w – 5   =   7 – 4(w + 6)
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. s = -2 1/5
1 b. t = -34
2 a. v = 6/7
2 b. a = 4 1/2
3 a. m = 15 2/3
3 b. t = -10
4 a. m = -10
4 b. v = 1/3
5 a. b = -4
5 b. p = -2 1/13
6 a. z = 2 2/3
6 b. w = -2 2/5


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