Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a.
b + (–4)  =   –6
4

 
 
 
1 b.
–3   =   p + 7
–5

 
 
 
2 a. 3   =   –5 – 2x
 
 
 
2 b.
7   =   –4 – y
2

 
 
 
3 a.
1 – x  =   1
–6

 
 
 
3 b.
k + 6  =   –5
–3

 
 
 
4 a. 3   =   2n – (–8)
 
 
 
4 b.
3   =   –1 + x
–6

 
 
 
5 a.
6 k  =   2
–2

 
 
 
5 b. 4   =   3k – (–3)
 
 
 
6 a. 8   =   –9 – 3a
 
 
 
6 b. –3   =   3t + 4
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. b = -20
1 b. p = 8
2 a. x = -4
2 b. y = -18
3 a. x = 7
3 b. k = 9
4 a. n = -2 1/2
4 b. x = -17
5 a. k = -2/3
5 b. k = 1/3
6 a. a = -5 2/3
6 b. t = -2 1/3


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