Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. –7(3 – b)   =   –8
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. 8w – 4   =   –11 – 6(w + 2)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a. 6 – (–7)y   =   3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b.
p – 9  =   –2
12

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a. –6p – 3   =   –12 + 7(p – 6)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b.
p + (–1)  =   8
–10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. b = 1 6/7
1 b. w = -1 5/14
2 a. y = -3/7
2 b. p = -15
3 a. p = 3 12/13
3 b. p = -79


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