## System of equations in latex

Hi Folks,

I want to write a system of equations in latex. The equations is something similar as follows,

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Generally, its ok to write system of equations in latex. But i dont have any idea how can I place the dots like what you see in the picture attached.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

 Blog Entries: 5 Recognitions: Homework Help Science Advisor Something like this? \begin{align*} y_1 a_{11} & + & y_2 a_{21} & + & \cdots & + & e_1 & = & 0 \\ y_1 a_{12} & + & y_2 a_{22} & + & \cdots & + & e_2 & = & 0 \\ \vdots & & \vdots & & & & \vdots& & \\ y_1 a_{1M} & + & y_2 a_{2M} & + & \cdots & + & e_M & = & 0 \\ \end{align*} (click to see source)