# Question #55c9f

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Oct 18, 2017

#### Answer:

(4,2) or x=4 and y=2

#### Explanation:

Since you are given the second equation solved in terms of x, you can plug what x equals in for x in the first equation to get rid of the x variable. This would be:

You would then distribute and simplify:

You then plug this y value back into one of the original equations to find x. Let's use the second equation:

So

And the overall solution, in coordinate form, would be: (4,2)