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6x-3y = -6 and -5x + 7y = 41
I got stuck on this problem and my answers are outrageous so please help?

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    from the first equation,

    y = 2x+2

    put that into the 2nd equation to get

    -5x + 7(2x+2) = 41
    -5x + 14x + 14 = 41
    9x = 27
    x = 3
    so
    y = 8

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