Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a.
–2   =   y + 2
–11

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b.
b + 8  =   –4
2

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a. 5   =   –6k – 8
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b. –4   =   5p + (–11)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a. –11   =   6m – 11
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. –8   =   2 – (–v)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 a.
z – 1  =   –5
–6

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 b. 9 – 7w   =   –4
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. y = 20
1 b. b = -16
2 a. k = -2 1/6
2 b. p = 1 2/5
3 a. m = 0
3 b. v = -10
4 a. z = 31
4 b. w = 1 6/7


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