# Algebra

posted by .

X-2y=-1
2x+y=4

solve each system using elimination. Tell whether the system has one solution, many solutions, or no solution.

• Algebra -

2x+y = 4

Multiply first equation by 2.

2x - 4y = -2

Subtract first equation from second.

5y = 6

y = 6/5 = 1.2

## Similar Questions

1. ### Algebra

Checking a few answers to some algebra problems: 1.Find the slope of the line that passes through the points (-4,1) and (3,5). I got m = 5-1 / 3-(4) Answer is m = 4/7 2.Find the equation, in slope-intercept form, of the line that passes …
2. ### algebra 1

Got a test tomorrow... Say you have a system of equations (linear), that you can solve using substitution, graphing, or elimination. Without solving the equations, can you tell if there is one solution, many solutions, or no solution?
3. ### algebra

Solve the system of equations using the addition (elimination) method. If the answer is a unique solution, present it as an ordered pair: (x, y). If not, specify whether the answer is "no solution" or "infinitely many solutions" and …
4. ### Algebra 2 Helpp :(

QUESTIONS (vvv) (1) Solve the system by subsitution 2x + y = -11 3 - 4y = 11 (2) Solve the system by elimination 2x + 6 = -12 5x - 5y = 10 (3) What is the solution of the following system?
5. ### help with math!!!!

Solve each system using substitution. Tell whether the system has one solution, infinitely many solutions, or no solution. 13. -x + y = -13 3x - 1 = 19 15. 1/3y= 7/3 x + 5/3 x - 3y = 5 17. 3x + y = -13 -2x + 5y = -54
6. ### Algebra 1

solve each system using elimination. 1.) 6x - 3y =15 7x + 14y =10 Tell whether the system has one solution, infinitely many solutions, or no solution. 1.) 9x +8y =15 9x +8y =30 2.) 5x - 3y =10 10x + 6y = 20
7. ### Algebra 1

Solve each system using substitution. tell whether the system has one solution, infinitely many solutions, or no Solution. 1.) y=2x -1 2x +2y= 22
8. ### Math

1. Tell whether the system has one solution infinitely many solutions or no solution. 9x+8y=15 9x+8y=30 a. one solution b. infinitely many solutions*** c. no solution 2. Tell whether the system has one solution infinitely many solutions …
9. ### Algebra

2. Tell whether the system has one solution infinitely many solutions or no solution. x=-7y+34 x+7y=32 a. one solution b. infinitely many solutions c. no solution*** can you please solve this thank you
10. ### Algebra

Solve the system by substitution. State whether the system has one solution. Infinite solutions, or no solution. 2x+y=10 x-3y=-2 I believe that the answer is x=4 y=2

More Similar Questions