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octoberchick1011
 2 years ago
How do I solve the system using elimination? Please explain & show your work! Thank you!!! (:
8 – 6x = 7y
½ = x + ¾y
octoberchick1011
 2 years ago
How do I solve the system using elimination? Please explain & show your work! Thank you!!! (: 8 – 6x = 7y ½ = x + ¾y

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cwrw238
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1multiply the second equation by 6 then adding this to first equation will eliminate x then solve for y finally plug in this value of y into equation 1 and solve for x.

cwrw238
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1multiply no 2 by 6: 3 = 6x + 4.5y 8 = 6x  7y (rearranging no. 1) add 5y = 2.5y can you continus from here?

cwrw238
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1** sorry its 5 = 2.5y

cwrw238
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1do u need any more help?

octoberchick1011
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0No thank you I got it from here!  sorry for the late responce, I had to step away from the computer fro a sec! Thank you so much! (:
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