Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. –3(w – 4) – 5   =   –5
 
 
 
1 b.
5x   =   4(x + 2)
7

 
 
 
2 a.
7n   =   n – 0
–7

 
 
 
2 b.
8 w  =   –1
–6

 
 
 
3 a.
k – 2  =   5
–4

 
 
 
3 b. –7 · (–4)   =   9(p – 7)
 
 
 
4 a. 5   =   7(m – 6)
 
 
 
4 b.
–(1 – s)   =   6  +   2s
7

 
 
 
5 a.
2b   =  –1   +  3b
4

 
 
 
5 b. –(a – 3)   =   –2 + (–7)
 
 
 
6 a. –5s + 5   =   1 + s – 7
 
 
 
6 b.
9w   =  0   –  w
3

 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. w = 4
1 b. x = -2 10/23
2 a. n = 0
2 b. w = 3/4
3 a. k = -18
3 b. p = 10 1/9
4 a. m = 6 5/7
4 b. s = 9 4/5
5 a. b = 2/5
5 b. a = 12
6 a. s = 1 5/6
6 b. w = 0


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