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anonymous
 5 years ago
Linear equations anyone?
5x + y = 61
y= 3x  35
Halp?
anonymous
 5 years ago
Linear equations anyone? 5x + y = 61 y= 3x  35 Halp?

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So you're trying to solve a system of linear equations? (Let's check: 2 equations and 2 unknowns  yep this is doable).

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yessir. I tried to solve it myself but it became really bizarre really quickly.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[5x+(3x35)=61\] < so we'll substitute the second equation's definition of y for the y variable in the first equation. Next collect like terms and solve (divide through to coefficient) for x.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So x equals 12? So, then we plug it in to find y?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0And y equals one! Oh my goodness, thank you so much!

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you so much! Oh, bless!
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