Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. 3(z + 3) – 6z   =   –9
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. 3(b – 4) – 9b   =   9
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a. –5(–12 – p)   =   –10
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b. –2(s + 12) + 8   =   –1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a. –5   =   –5(–6 – a)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. –8(a + 9)   =   0 + (–11)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. z = 6
1 b. b = -3 1/2
2 a. p = -14
2 b. s = -7 1/2
3 a. a = -7
3 b. a = -7 5/8


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