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anonymous
 4 years ago
What is a possible first step to eliminate the variable y in the following system?
4x + 6y = 1
5x – 3y = 8
anonymous
 4 years ago
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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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Tell me: is there any combination of the second equation that we can add to the first equation that will get rid of y?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0multiply the second equation with 2

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0try 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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