# Two-Step Equation Worksheets (with Decimals)

There are five sets of solving 2-step equation worksheets:

Examples, solutions, videos, and worksheets to help Grade 6 and Grade 7 students learn how to solve two-step equations (with decimals)

### How to solve two-step equations?

There are three sets of solving two-step equations worksheets with decimals.

• Solve 2-step equations (positive answers).
• Solve 2-step equations (negative answers).

To solve two-step equations with decimals, follow these steps:

1. Clear any decimals by multiplying both sides of the equation by a multiple of ten that will eliminate the decimals and results in a new equation with whole numbers.
Example:
0.5x + 1.2 = 3.7
Multiply every term in the equation by 10 (to remove the decimal point):
(10)(0.5)x + (10)(1.2)= (10)3.7
This simplifies to:
5x + 12 = 37
2. Solve the equation by performing the inverse operations.
Undo addition: Subtract 12 from both sides of the equation:
5x + 12 - 12 = 37 - 12
5x = 25
3. Undo multiplication: Divide both sides of the equation by 5.
5/5 x = 25/5
x = 5
4. Check your solution by substituting it back into the original equation to ensure it satisfies the equality.

For example,

Have a look at this video if you need to review how to solve 2-step equations with decimals.

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### More Two-Step Equation Worksheets

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2-Step Equations Worksheet #1 (positive answers)
2-Step Equations Worksheet #2 (negative answers)

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2-Step Equations
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