Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. –9   =   –6(–5 – c)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. –4(s – 3) – 2   =   –9
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a. –3(x + 12)   =   0 + (–5)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b. –3(b + 7)   =   –2
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a. –11 · (–5)   =   9(b + 12)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. 3(n – 5)   =   –8 + (–9)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. c = -6 1/2
1 b. s = 4 3/4
2 a. x = -10 1/3
2 b. b = -6 1/3
3 a. b = -5 8/9
3 b. n = -2/3


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