Systems of Equations Elimination Worksheets
- Elimination (Changing One Equation)
- Elimination (Changing Two Equations)
- Elimination (Word Problems)
These free systems of equations worksheets will help you practice solving real-life systems of equations using the “elimination” method.
Each set of free algebra worksheets is a progressive series that starts with simple problems featuring positive integers. Consequently, student are able to practice the basics of eliminating variables without the frustrations that often come with negative numbers and variables. Don’t worry, there are plenty of exercises featuring equations like “3x – (-y) = 142″ and “5x – 3(2x-1) = 14 + y”.
The elimination worksheets include systems where only one equation must be manipulated before eliminating variable. Students can also practice problems where both equations must be altered before elimination can begin. Once your class has mastered the art of elimination, they can practice creating and solving their own systems of equations that mirror real-life situations.
Each worksheet will help students master Common Core skills in the Algebra strand. They are great for ambitious students in pre-algebra or algebra classes.
These free elimination worksheets are printable and available in a variety of formats. Each sheet includes an example to help you get started. Of course, answer keys are provided as well.