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What is a possible first step to eliminate the variable y in the following system?
4x + 6y = 1
5x – 3y = 8
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What is a possible first step to eliminate the variable y in the following system? 4x + 6y = 1 5x – 3y = 8
 one year ago
 one year ago

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TraxterBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Tell me: is there any combination of the second equation that we can add to the first equation that will get rid of y?
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ZekariasBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
multiply the second equation with 2
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andriod09Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
try this method: 4x+6y=1 5x3y=8 9x+3y=8 then solve for x, then fill in the equation and solve for y.
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