Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. –7(y + 5)   =   –1 + (–9)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. –5(c + 10) – 3c   =   10
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a. –9(s – 8)   =   –9 · (–3)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b. 3(b + 12)   =   10 + 7
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a. –3   =   –8(c – 4)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. 10   =   –6(7 – t)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. y = -3 4/7
1 b. c = -12 3/5
2 a. s = 5
2 b. b = -6 1/3
3 a. c = 4 3/8
3 b. t = 8 2/3


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