# Question #ffb23

Feb 22, 2017

$y = 2$

#### Explanation:

Since we have 2x in both equations, subtract the top equation by the bottom equation:

$2 x + 3 y = 6$
$- \left(2 x + y = 2\right)$

$2 y = 4$

Solve for y:

$y = 2$