Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. 9   =   9a – (–9)
 
 
 
1 b. –2 – 9x   =   –2
 
 
 
2 a.
8   =   a – (–8)
8

 
 
 
2 b.
m – 5  =   –4
5

 
 
 
3 a.
–5   =   c – (–2)
–7

 
 
 
3 b.
5 p  =   8
8

 
 
 
4 a.
–9   =   4 – x
–9

 
 
 
4 b.
k – (–3)  =   –6
–1

 
 
 
5 a.
0   =   c + 3
–4

 
 
 
5 b. 6   =   9b + (–7)
 
 
 
6 a. 9k + 6   =   –6
 
 
 
6 b.
a + 2  =   2
1

 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. a = 0
1 b. x = 0
2 a. a = 56
2 b. m = -15
3 a. c = 33
3 b. p = 12 4/5
4 a. x = -77
4 b. k = 3
5 a. c = -3
5 b. b = 1 4/9
6 a. k = -1 1/3
6 b. a = 0


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