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brookester6
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm guessing i should use substitution but I'm not sure :/

SmokeysTheName
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0in the first equation get the y to the opposite side and the 2 to the other side. so it should be 2=1/3xy

brookester6
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well since y is already solved shouldn't I just plug it in to the second equation???

SmokeysTheName
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh man, lol i was going to do elimination but yeah you're right lol plug it into the 2nd equation

brookester6
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0kk, when I did that and tried to solvee, x=10 over 3 or 10 thirds

SmokeysTheName
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats weird, i went through it and distributed 6 to 1/3 x and 2 and got 2x2x12=16

SmokeysTheName
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the 2x's would cancel so that wouldn't work,

SmokeysTheName
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well lets continue doing it the way i was with elimination because that seems easier... so when we put the y to the other side we will get 1/3xy=2 to get the y's to cancel out we would multiply that equation by 6 to get 2x+6y=2 combine those equations and get 2x+2x+6y6y=14 4x=14 divide 4 from both sides and get x=3.5 understand?

SmokeysTheName
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@brookester6 do you understand it?
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