Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a.
–9   =   x + 5
7

 
 
 
1 b. 5c + 8   =   2
 
 
 
2 a.
z + 8  =   6
5

 
 
 
2 b.
–4   =   7 z
–3

 
 
 
3 a.
5 y  =   –1
7

 
 
 
3 b.
5 z  =   –9
–4

 
 
 
4 a.
4 b  =   6
–3

 
 
 
4 b.
0   =   –5 – z
9

 
 
 
5 a. 3x – 2   =   –3
 
 
 
5 b. 8   =   –8 – 5y
 
 
 
6 a.
–7   =   n – 2
3

 
 
 
6 b.
3 y  =   –8
5

 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. x = -68
1 b. c = -1 1/5
2 a. z = 22
2 b. z = 1 5/7
3 a. y = -1 2/5
3 b. z = 7 1/5
4 a. b = -4 1/2
4 b. z = -5
5 a. x = -1/3
5 b. y = -3 1/5
6 a. n = -19
6 b. y = -13 1/3


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