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Homework Help: Math

Posted by Adam on Tuesday, April 17, 2007 at 8:58pm.

HELP

Find the solution for x,y.

In the problem...

5x-3y=-11
x-2y=2

Multiply the second equaton by five.
5x-3y=-11
5x-10y=10

subtract the second equation from the first.

7y=-21

solve for y, then put y into either of the beginning equations to solve for x.

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