Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. 11.6 – a   =   –3 – 12
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. z – (–5)   =   –11.7
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a.
–3 · (–2)   =   y
–11.8

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b. –9   =   5 – k
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a.
–7   =   w
4

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. 2.3 – (–12)   =   –4.2 – m
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 a. w – 11   =   5.3 · (–3)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 b. 5 – y   =   –5.8
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

Answers with decimals have been rounded to 3 decimal digits.

1 a. a = 26.6
1 b. z = -16.7
2 a. y = -70.8
2 b. k = 14
3 a. w = -28
3 b. m = -18.5
4 a. w = -4.9
4 b. y = 10.8


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