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anonymous
 4 years ago
Solve the system using the substitution method:
x+2y=6
3x2y=2
anonymous
 4 years ago
Solve the system using the substitution method: x+2y=6 3x2y=2

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the substitution method states that you need to subsitute one variable for another. Lets substitue for y, how do we do this? Solve for y with ethier equation.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I didnt ask you a questions lol I told u to solve for y on one of those equations I wont help if you dont try

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i've been sitting here for like half an hour looking through the steps on how to do it

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0take one of those equations and solve for y, you have done this before.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I did, but i ended up with 4y= 3x+2....and that's not right

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it would be 2y=3x+2 where did u get the 4?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0also thats not finished you need to get the 2 away from the y

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i have know idea and ok

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.03x2y=2 you subtract 3x 2y=3x+2 then what?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that is the original equation you divide both sides by 2 to get y by itself just like we did on that other paper

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.00.o no were at 2y=3x+2 if you divide 2 you get y=3/2x+1

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that's what i had at first, but then you said the original equation was something different

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I did not and you never had that you had 3x+y=1 you still need to solve for y

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now that you have solved for y uou can plug that equation in for the y in your second equation

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x+2y=6 3x2y=2 im gonna use the top one becuase its easier but x+2y=6 x x 2y=x+6 /2 /2 y=(1/2)x+3 now take the other equation solve for y and SUBSTITUTE the Y;s y=(1/2)x+3 then solve for 3x2y=2 2y=3x+2 /2 /2 y=(3/2)x+1 y=y (3/2)x+1 = (1/2)x+3 (4/2)x=2 *2 *2 4x=4 x=1
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