# Write And Solve Two-Step Equations (Level 2 Word Problems) Worksheet

## 8 problems

We can define two-step equations as those equations that can be solved using only two steps. As compared to one-step equations, these equations are just a little more complicated. While solving these equations, operation needs to be performed on both the left-hand side and the right-hand side of the equation. To find out the answer while solving two-step equations, normally, we put aside the variable portion of the equation on one side.

Expressions, Equations, And Inequalities
7.EE.B.4.A

## Teaching to Write and Solve Two-step Equations Easily

• Either perform addition or subtraction to isolate the variable.
• Once isolation of the variable is done, use division or multiplication to find out the value of the variable.

Two-step equations are of the form:

Here is an example of solving two-step equations easily.

Example: Solve the equation 35x + 6 = 5.

Solution:

Step 1: Subtract 6 from both the sides of the equation.

35x + 6 - 6 = 5 - 6

=> 35x = -1

Step 2: Divide -1 wi...

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