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raebaby420
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Part 1: Explain, in complete sentences, how you would use the elimination method to solve the following system of equations. (4 points)
Part 2: Provide the solution to the system. (2 points)
5x – 9y = –16
2x + 6y = –16
 one year ago
 one year ago
raebaby420 Group Title
Part 1: Explain, in complete sentences, how you would use the elimination method to solve the following system of equations. (4 points) Part 2: Provide the solution to the system. (2 points) 5x – 9y = –16 2x + 6y = –16
 one year ago
 one year ago

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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i would multiply the first equations by \(2\) and the second equation by \(3\) that would give \[10x18y=32\]\[6x+18y=48\] then i would add the two equations together to get \[16x=80\] divide by \(16\) to get \(x=5\)
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raebaby420 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thank u!!
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
now that you know \(x=5\) you can substitute \(5\) for \(x\) in either equation and solve for \(y\)
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\[2(5)+6y=16\]\[10+6y=16\]\[6y=6\]\[y=1\]
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