# Practice Questions for Linear equations Class 8 maths Chapter 2

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Question 1
Solve each of the following equations

(a) x + 2 = -11
(b) 2x - 1/6 = 3
(c) 7x - 7 = 21
(d) -7x = 84
(e) 18 +7x = -3
(f) 3(x - 4) = 21
(g)3x/2 - 2x/3 = 8
(h) 3x - 9 = 4x - 3
(i) 3(2x - 3) = 4(2x + 4)  Question 2
Solve each of the following equations and check your solution by substituting in the equation.

(a) x/2 - 10 = 1/2
(b) x/3 - x/2 = 6
(c) 6x - 9 - 2(1 + x) = x - 9
(d) 2(x +2) + 5(x + 5) = 4(x - 8) + 2(x - 2)
(e) (3 + y)/(y + 7) = 3/5
(f) (3x - 2)/(2x - 3) = - 1/2
(g) (x - 7 )/3 = (x - 1)/5
Question 3:
A positive number is 5 times another number. If 21 is added to both the numbers, then one of the new numbers become twice of another new numbers. Find the original numbers.
Question 4
The sum of three consecutive multiples of 8 is 888. Find the multiple.
Question 5
Five years ago, Anu was thrice as old as Sonu. Ten years later, Anu will be twice as old as Sonu.How old are Anu and Sonu?