Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a.
a + 7  =   –5
–5

 
 
 
1 b.
w – 3  =   0
–2

 
 
 
2 a.
z + (–7)  =   –1
5

 
 
 
2 b.
m – (–3)  =   1
–4

 
 
 
3 a. 6 – 6w   =   4
 
 
 
3 b. 7   =   3s + (–2)
 
 
 
4 a. 2s – 1   =   7
 
 
 
4 b.
–3   =   v + 1
9

 
 
 
5 a.
–9   =   5 c
1

 
 
 
5 b. –8   =   0 – 2m
 
 
 
6 a.
5 a  =   –7
–9

 
 
 
6 b.
z – (–3)  =   3
2

 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. a = 18
1 b. w = 3
2 a. z = 2
2 b. m = -7
3 a. w = 1/3
3 b. s = 3
4 a. s = 4
4 b. v = -28
5 a. c = -1 4/5
5 b. m = 4
6 a. a = 12 3/5
6 b. z = 3


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