Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. –5(m + 9) – 3   =   7m + 3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. –4y + 7   =   –5 – 5(y – 10)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a. 8k + 4   =   5 – 9(k – 12)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b. –3z + 11   =   7 + 5(z + 10)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a. 9n + 9   =   6 – 5(n – 1)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. –7(k – 9) – 10   =   –4k – 5
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. m = -4 1/4
1 b. y = 38
2 a. k = 6 7/17
2 b. z = -5 3/4
3 a. n = 1/7
3 b. k = 19 1/3


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