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Solve the system. (1) 5x + 2y = 5 (2) 3x - 4y = -23

  1. Apr 22, 2004 #1
    Explain the steps you would use to solve the following system of equations with the elimination method. Do not solve the system.

    (1) 5x + 2y = 5

    (2) 3x - 4y = -23
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 22, 2004 #2
    (1) X 3 - (2) X 5 , you can get y. Similarly, you can get x.
     
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