The sum of two integers is -61. The difference of two integers is -143. What are the two integers?
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If you add these together, you will eliminate y and have a solution for x. You can then put the solution for x back into one of the original equations and solve for y.
x = first
x+y = -61
x-y = -143
2x = -204
x = -102
y = 39
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oh yeah41..bad mathing lol
Luis' method is another good way to do it. The first method used was elimination. Luis's method is substitution. Both work well. I happened to choose elimination in this case because of the ease of elimination the y variable because they were equal opposites as written.
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