Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. 7(c – 1) + 1   =   5
 
 
 
1 b. 8   =   2(b + 4)
 
 
 
2 a. 6(v + 8) + 9   =   9v + 2
 
 
 
2 b. 4(2 – p)   =   7
 
 
 
3 a. –5   =   6(–9 – v)
 
 
 
3 b. 7(n + 8)   =   1 · (–8)
 
 
 
4 a. 7 + 2   =   2(n – 2)
 
 
 
4 b. 7(t – (–8))   =   8
 
 
 
5 a. 3(b – (–6))   =   –2
 
 
 
5 b. 6(p – 5)   =   –4 · 3
 
 
 
6 a. –9   =   4(a – (–9))
 
 
 
6 b. –3   =   4(z – (–8))
 
 
 
Page 2

Answer Key

1 a. c = 1 4/7
1 b. b = 0
2 a. v = 18 1/3
2 b. p = 1/4
3 a. v = -8 1/6
3 b. n = -9 1/7
4 a. n = 6 1/2
4 b. t = -6 6/7
5 a. b = -6 2/3
5 b. p = 3
6 a. a = -11 1/4
6 b. z = -8 3/4


Copying permission: You are free to copy this worksheet to any number of students for their mathematics work. Do not distribute on websites, books, or any such material without permission. Copyright www.HomeschoolMath.net