Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. 7(w + 1) – 1w   =   7
 
 
 
1 b. 5(z + 9)   =   –6 · (–2)
 
 
 
2 a. 6(m – 8) + 4   =   9m – 4
 
 
 
2 b. –7   =   7(v – (–6))
 
 
 
3 a. 8(m – 8) + 3   =   –4
 
 
 
3 b. 4b + 2   =   –9 + 2(b – 1)
 
 
 
4 a. 2(c + 2)   =   7 + 6
 
 
 
4 b. 9(y + 2) – 6   =   7y – 6
 
 
 
5 a. 9(a + 3) + 1   =   –3
 
 
 
5 b. –6   =   9(w – 9)
 
 
 
6 a. 9(m – 4) + 7m   =   –6
 
 
 
6 b. 4(m – 4) + 8   =   2m – 1
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. w = 1/7
1 b. z = -6 3/5
2 a. m = -13 1/3
2 b. v = -7
3 a. m = 7 1/8
3 b. b = -6 1/2
4 a. c = 4 1/2
4 b. y = -9
5 a. a = -3 4/9
5 b. w = 8 1/3
6 a. m = 1 7/8
6 b. m = 3 1/2


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