Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. –10   =   12 – 2x
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b.
a – (–7)  =   –8
11

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a.
5   =   b – 5
8

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b.
m + 7  =   7
–11

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a.
y – (–4)  =   –3
–12

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b.
3   =   –3 p
–5

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 a.
n – (–5)  =   –11
3

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 b. –11   =   7m + (–9)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. x = 11
1 b. a = -95
2 a. b = 45
2 b. m = -84
3 a. y = 32
3 b. p = 5
4 a. n = -38
4 b. m = -2/7


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