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# Solving equations with brackets

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## Lesson details

### Key learning points

- In this lesson, we will solve equations with brackets including those that first need to be formed from a word problem.

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### 5 Questions

Q1.

What is the solution to this equation?

22

64

88

Q2.

Find the solution to this equation.

- 126

- 14

3.5

Q3.

Find the value of the unknown in this equation.

0.7

10.7

2.5

Q4.

What is the value of the unknown in this equation?

- 8.26

1.3

1.5

Q5.

Identify the correct working and solution to find the value of v.

A

B

C

### 5 Questions

Q1.

Find the value of the unknown in this equation.

2

23

6.5

Q2.

Find the solution to this equation.

0.3333......

1.4

6

Q3.

What is the solution to this equation?

- 5

- 8

3

Q4.

What is the value of the unknown in this equation?

- 1.6

- 10

4.25

Q5.

Identify the correct equation and solution for w if the perimeter of this regular octagon is 56 cm.

A

B

D