Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. –6 + (–4)   =   5(n + 2)
 
 
 
1 b. 8(z – 7)   =   6 · (–1)
 
 
 
2 a. 9(x + 8) + 8x   =   –8
 
 
 
2 b. 7v – 2   =   3 + 3(v – 1)
 
 
 
3 a. 9(z – 3) + 7   =   –3
 
 
 
3 b. 8b + 4   =   –2 + 2(b + 8)
 
 
 
4 a. 8(s – 2)   =   –7
 
 
 
4 b. 8a + 4   =   5 + 4(a + 8)
 
 
 
5 a. 3(v – 9)   =   3
 
 
 
5 b. 8p + 9   =   5 + 2(p – 6)
 
 
 
6 a. –8   =   6(5 – t)
 
 
 
6 b. 4t – 9   =   –4 + 6(t + 9)
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. n = -4
1 b. z = 6 1/4
2 a. x = -4 12/17
2 b. v = 1/2
3 a. z = 1 8/9
3 b. b = 1 2/3
4 a. s = 1 1/8
4 b. a = 8 1/4
5 a. v = 10
5 b. p = -2 2/3
6 a. t = 6 1/3
6 b. t = -29 1/2


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