Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

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

1 a. z = 23
1 b. n = 0
2 a. s = 9 1/3
2 b. z = 11 2/3
3 a. y = 1 3/11
3 b. a = 11
4 a. k = -1
4 b. n = 2/3
5 a. n = -3 1/4
5 b. x = 8
6 a. x = -10
6 b. c = 13


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