 Solving Simple Linear Equations,
a selection of answers from the Dr. Math archives.
 Solving an Equation
 Applying inverses to solve an equation.
 Isolate the Variable
 Simplifying equations: what are the steps to solve 4c + 23 = 9c 7?
 Equations with Variables
 Solving equations with variables on both sides, like 6  2y = 7y + 13.
 Basic Tips on Solving for X
 I've tried several times to solve problems like 2x  7 = 3 + x, but
I still can't get the answers. Can you help?
 Multiplication and Division Equations
 Solve for x: 17x = 85.
 Solving an Algebra Equation
 I hope you will be able to help me with this problem: 10(k+5) = 3(k+2).
 TwoStep Equations and
Equations with Variables
 I'm in prealgebra and I suffer at 2step equations and the ones
with variables on both sides...
 Substitution and Elimination
 Could you please explain substitution and elimination to me step by step?
 Different Ways of Solving
Systems of Linear Equations
 Solving systems of equations by inspection, elimination, substitution,
intersection, or graphing.
 Substituting in Linear Equations
 I am given two equations, 2y = 5x + 8x and 3y = 4x + 9x, and told to
substitute something. What should I do?
 Equations: the "Elimination" Method
 Is there an easier way to solve a system of two equations than by the
substitution method?
 How to Turn Word Problems
into Algebra Equations
 Where do you put the letters and numbers when setting up algebra
equations from word problems?
