An equation that needs two steps to solve.

Example: 5x − 6 = 9

Step 1: Add 6 to both sides: 5x = 15

Step 2: Divide both sides by 5: x = 3

Linear Equations often need two steps to solve.

Example: 5x − 6 = 9

Step 1: Add 6 to both sides: 5x = 15

Step 2: Divide both sides by 5: x = 3

Linear Equations often need two steps to solve.