Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a.
–2 – m  =   3
8

 
 
 
1 b. –4 – 8x   =   –5
 
 
 
2 a. –5   =   5m + 1
 
 
 
2 b.
6   =   –9 – m
–9

 
 
 
3 a.
p – (–5)  =   3
–2

 
 
 
3 b. 4t + 6   =   5
 
 
 
4 a. 6k + 2   =   8
 
 
 
4 b. 6   =   4p + 9
 
 
 
5 a. 5   =   2n + 6
 
 
 
5 b.
–5   =   x + 4
2

 
 
 
6 a.
y – (–1)  =   –8
–8

 
 
 
6 b.
7 v  =   –5
2

 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. m = -26
1 b. x = 1/8
2 a. m = -1 1/5
2 b. m = 45
3 a. p = -11
3 b. t = -1/4
4 a. k = 1
4 b. p = -3/4
5 a. n = -1/2
5 b. x = -14
6 a. y = 63
6 b. v = -1 3/7


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