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lashantae_

  • 3 years ago

how do you do elimination using multiplication ? example problem : 3x-3y=-6 -5x+6y=12

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  1. viniterranova
    • 3 years ago
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    Multiply the first by 5 and the second by 3.

  2. bhaskarbabu
    • 3 years ago
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    multiply the first equation with 2 ,then add the two equations y will be eliminated

  3. liza2
    • 3 years ago
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    Well, in order to do elimination, first you have to change one of the equations using multiplication. 3x-3y=-6 2(3x-3y) = 2(-6) 6x-6y= -12 Now, elimination: 6x-6y= -12 + -5x+6y=12 --------------------- ?

  4. viniterranova
    • 3 years ago
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    3x-3y=-6 (*5), and -5x+6y=12 by (*3)

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