Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a.
–5(a + 2)   =   3(a – 1)
–61

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b.
p + 5   =   –4p   +  2
–2 –6

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a.
–8 – 7k   =   6k
5–3

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b.
b – 8   =   6b   +  2
2 6

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Page 2

Answer Key

1 a. a = 2 2/13
1 b. p = -3 6/7
2 a. k = 2 2/3
2 b. b = -12


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