# Substitution Method!PLZ HELP 2222!!

posted by
**Matthew**
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y-2x=-5

3y-x=5

In the top equation:

1) y=2x -5

Put that in the second equation

3( ) -x =5

solve for x, then put that value of x back in to 1) to solve for y.

So would it be:

3(2x-5)=5?

would it?PLz help me bob and margie!