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What is the value of the y variable in the solution to the following system of equations?
3x + y = 14
–3x + 2y = 1
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There is no y value as there is no solution to the system.
y can be any number as there are infinitely many solutions to the system.
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What is the value of the y variable in the solution to the following system of equations? 3x + y = 14 –3x + 2y = 1 Answer 3 There is no y value as there is no solution to the system. y can be any number as there are infinitely many solutions to the system. 5
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The first step is to isolate one of the variables, so that you can substitute it into the 2nd equation. The easiest way for this problem is turning the 1st equation into: y = 14  3x Then substitute that equation in replacement of the y in the 2nd equation.
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