Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. –2(m – 2) + 4m   =   9
 
 
 
1 b. –6(m + 8)   =   –9 · 4
 
 
 
2 a.
4(c – 6)   =   3(c + 1)
77

 
 
 
2 b.
–2(c – 2)   =   –3(c + 5)
–9–1

 
 
 
3 a. 0   =   –5(k – 6)
 
 
 
3 b. 5(v + 1) + 9v   =   9
 
 
 
4 a.
4   =   v – 6
9

 
 
 
4 b. 5w + 1   =   –5
 
 
 
5 a. 6(k – 5) + 8   =   7k – 8
 
 
 
5 b.
–9m   =  1   –  5m
–1

 
 
 
6 a.
0   =   n – 5
5

 
 
 
6 b.
4w   =  –6   –  9w
–8

 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. m = 2 1/2
1 b. m = -2
2 a. c = 27
2 b. c = -5 14/25
3 a. k = 6
3 b. v = 2/7
4 a. v = 42
4 b. w = -1 1/5
5 a. k = -14
5 b. m = 1/14
6 a. n = 5
6 b. w = -12/17


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