Linear Equations Worksheet

Solve the equations.

1 a. 2   =   4(8 – a)
 
 
 
1 b. 3y – 3   =   2 + 9(y + 1)
 
 
 
2 a. 9(m – 8) – 4   =   8
 
 
 
2 b. 4(–1 – c)   =   0
 
 
 
3 a. 9(m + 9) + 9   =   8m – 9
 
 
 
3 b. 3(w + 5) + 4w   =   6
 
 
 
4 a. 4(x + 2) + 8   =   7x – 3
 
 
 
4 b. 6(–1 – k)   =   9
 
 
 
5 a. 4s – 1   =   –5 + 3(s + 2)
 
 
 
5 b. 7(k – 9) + 9   =   5k – 7
 
 
 
6 a. 7   =   7(w – (–7))
 
 
 
6 b. 5 + (–5)   =   9(b + 3)
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. a = 7 1/2
1 b. y = -2 1/3
2 a. m = 9 1/3
2 b. c = -1
3 a. m = -99
3 b. w = -1 2/7
4 a. x = 6 1/3
4 b. k = -2 1/2
5 a. s = 2
5 b. k = 23 1/2
6 a. w = -6
6 b. b = -3


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