Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

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

1 a. n = 4
1 b. x = 2 1/2
2 a. w = 7 2/3
2 b. c = 22
3 a. z = 2 2/3
3 b. s = -3 1/3
4 a. w = -19
4 b. n = 65
5 a. w = -1 3/5
5 b. m = -11/15
6 a. m = -13 1/2
6 b. s = 6


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