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solve the following linear system
x2/3 + y+1/5 = 2
x+2/7  y+5/7 = 2
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solve the following linear system x2/3 + y+1/5 = 2 x+2/7  y+5/7 = 2
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PrinceCloudBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[\frac{ x2 }{ 3 } + \frac{ y+1 }{ 5 } = 2\] \[\frac{ x+2 }{ 7 }  \frac{ y+5 }{ 3 } = 2\]
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mathstudent55Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Multiply the first equation by 15 and the second eqaution by 21 to get rid of denominators.
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cwrw238Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
first get rid of the fractions by multiplying each equation by the LCM of the 2 denominators which is 15 and 21 as mathstudent55 stated
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cwrw238Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
then solve for x and y by the elimination or substitution method
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PrinceCloudBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what is the equation then?
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PrinceCloudBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
show me the steps please
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cwrw238Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ok i'll convert the first one for you dw:1359322885676:dw
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cwrw238Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
now simplify it further: 5x  10 + 3y + 3 = 30 5x + 3y = 30 + 10  3 5x + 3y = 37
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cwrw238Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
now follow the same procedure with the second equation
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cwrw238Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
 you multiply through by 21 in this case
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PrinceCloudBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yes i know thanks alot
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