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anonymous
 5 years ago
I need help/explanantion in solving these problems using elimination?
1) 4x+y= 23
x2y= 17
2) 4x+3y=1
2x+5y=3
anonymous
 5 years ago
I need help/explanantion in solving these problems using elimination? 1) 4x+y= 23 x2y= 17 2) 4x+3y=1 2x+5y=3

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0first you need to make 2 of the varilbles oppisit inverses

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Combine the upper and lower function

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Solve for the varible

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0? How would I go about doing that?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0? How would I go about doing that?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok for the first one i would multiply the top function by 2 giving you a positive 2y and a 2y, after we have done that you are going to combine the top and bottom function resulting in the 'y' varrible canceling out

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the function that remains is going to be 5x=40. when we solve for x we get 8
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