Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. 28(a – 12)   =   –11 + 37
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. –45   =   31(x – 35)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a. –15 – 20m   =   37
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b.
–12   =   32 – z
–33

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a. –3(b – 47) – 4   =   –28
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. –11(k – 21) – 37   =   –13
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. a = 12 13/14
1 b. x = 33 17/31
2 a. m = -2 3/5
2 b. z = -364
3 a. b = 55
3 b. k = 18 9/11


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