# math

What is the first step in solving the linear system
{2x−3y=11
{−x+5y=−9
by the substitution method in the most efficient way?

A.
Solve the first equation for x.

B.
Solve the first equation for y.

C.
Solve the second equation for x.

D.
Solve the second equation for y.
i literally have no clue please help me

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1. x is all alone in the second equation, x = 5 y + 9
solve it for x and substitute that in the first equation.

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C. Solve the second equation for x.
C. The system has no solutions.
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A. ( − 2, − 5 )
D. { y = 250 + 0.12x y = 475 + 0.08x
A. 7 lb
A. (2, 0) & B. (−2, −10)
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3. TYSM NEZUKO CORRECT

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