Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. –5z + 7   =   –5 + 5(z – 9)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. 5s + 5   =   6 – 3(s – 4)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a. 9w + 5   =   –9 – 3(w + 12)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b. m + 1 – 1   =   –6m + 6
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a. –4z + 2   =   –2 + 5(z + 0)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. 2(b – 3) + 2   =   9b + 6
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. z = 5 7/10
1 b. s = 1 5/8
2 a. w = -4 1/6
2 b. m = 6/7
3 a. z = 4/9
3 b. b = -1 3/7


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