Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. –5z – 5   =   –3 + 3(z – 12)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. –7x – 3   =   9 – 8(x + 8)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a. 7p + 2   =   –5 + 9(p + 10)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b. 9(b – 10) + 5   =   –8b + 12
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a. 6(k + 3) + 1   =   –k – 9
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. 5a + 2   =   1 – 2(a – 12)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. z = 4 1/4
1 b. x = -52
2 a. p = -41 1/2
2 b. b = 5 12/17
3 a. k = -4
3 b. a = 3 2/7


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