Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a.
–6 – b  =   4
–12

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. –5 – (–1.5)m   =   11
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a. –1.2(p + 11.8) – 8.2p   =   –10
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b. –8.9(1 – k)   =   5
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a. 4y + 4.4   =   2 – 4(y + 4.5)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. –11 + (–5.7)   =   5.7m
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 a. –4 – (–7)   =   –0.6 – p
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 b. w – 9   =   –6 · (–7)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

Answers with decimals have been rounded to 3 decimal digits.

1 a. b = 42
1 b. m = 10.667
2 a. p = -0.443
2 b. k = 1.562
3 a. y = -2.55
3 b. m = -2.93
4 a. p = -3.6
4 b. w = 51


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