Questions on Solving Linear Equations
Multiple choice questions, with answers, on solving linear equations are presented. You may want to work through Solving Linear Equations  Tutorial before you start answering the questions below.
Select the correct answer in the multiple questions below.
Question 1:
Solve the equation
2 x + 6 = 4 x  2
a: no solutions
b: 0
c: 3
d: 1 / 2
e: 4 / 3
Question 2:
Solve the equation.
 ( x  5) = x  2
a: no solutions
b: 5
c: 3
d: 1 / 2
e: 4 / 3
Question 3:
What is the solution to the equation
 ( x  5) + 5(x  9) = 2(x + 8)  (2x + 5)
a: 5
b: no solutions
c: 17 / 2
d: 15 / 2
e: 8
Question 4:
Solve the equation.
 (3x  1) / 3  2(x  8) / 5 = (x + 8) / 5  3
a: 10
b: 15
c: 17 / 2
d: 37 / 12
e: no solutions
Question 5:
What is the the solution to the equation
2 / 7  (x + 8) / 4 = 3(x  3) / 5  3 / 2
a: no solutions
b: 0
c: 17 / 111
d: 37 / 119
e: 222 / 119
Answers to the above questions.
question 1: answer e
question 2: answer a
question 3: answer c
question 4: answer d
question 5: answer e
More References and links
How to Solve Equations, Systems of Equations and Inequalities.
