Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. 9(t + 2)   =   –4 + (–2)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. –3.8   =   5.6w – (–9)w
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a. 7n + 11   =   –8 – 1.6(n + 2.2)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b.
12 – (–4)   =   m
7

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a.
a – 12  =   7
–3

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. 5.1(k – 2)   =   4
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 a. 3   =   6(12 – w)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 b.
–2   =   –3 p
11.4

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

Answers with decimals have been rounded to 3 decimal digits.

1 a. t = -2.667
1 b. w = -0.26
2 a. n = -2.619
2 b. m = 112
3 a. a = -9
3 b. k = 2.784
4 a. w = 11.5
4 b. p = 7.6


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