Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. a + 1   =   –3 + 1.6(a + 3.8)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b. –9 + (–9.1)   =   6t
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a.
12   =   b – 10
3.9

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b. 7k – 2k   =   6.3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a. –4p   =   –11 + (–1)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b. 3.4(x + 3.5) – 1.6   =   –4x – 8
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 a. 9p + 7.9   =   –0.3 + 2(p – 7.5)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 b. –2 · (–4)   =   7(k + 4.5)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

Answers with decimals have been rounded to 3 decimal digits.

1 a. a = -3.467
1 b. t = -3.017
2 a. b = 56.8
2 b. k = 1.26
3 a. p = 3
3 b. x = -2.473
4 a. p = -3.314
4 b. k = -3.357


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