Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

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

1 a. t = 11 1/2
1 b. p = 5
2 a. y = -2/15
2 b. n = 7 2/11
3 a. m = 1 1/2
3 b. t = 7 1/2


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