Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. –10(w – 5)   =   –47
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. 10w – (–17)   =   9
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a. –19   =   31(w – 18)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b. –49 · (–42)   =   34(k + 28)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a. 19y + 41   =   48 + 20(y – 12)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. 37s – 28   =   –41 – 20(s – 10)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. w = 9 7/10
1 b. w = -4/5
2 a. w = 17 12/31
2 b. k = 32 9/17
3 a. y = 233
3 b. s = 3 16/57


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