Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. 3(m + 5.2)   =   –9
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. –3s + 5   =   0.6 – 4.7(s – 4.7)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a. –2(k + 3) + 2   =   3.2k – 7
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b. –9s – 11.7   =   7.6 – 6.9(s – 6.6)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a.
–3 – 11   =   a
–5.4

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. –3.7(a – 2.9) + 9   =   –2a + 1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 a. –2v – 1.6   =   –1.2 – 3.7(v + 3)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 b. –2.5 – n   =   –12 – 3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

Answers with decimals have been rounded to 3 decimal digits.

1 a. m = -8.2
1 b. s = 10.406
2 a. k = 0.577
2 b. s = -30.876
3 a. a = 75.6
3 b. a = 11.018
4 a. v = -6.294
4 b. n = 12.5


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