# How do solve the following linear system?: # 3x-8y=6, 2x - 5y=3 #?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 23, 2017

By some arrangement,

#### Explanation:

Expand the first original equation with

#-6x + 15 y = -9

Add the terms (of the above equations, yielding

or

Now put this value in any equation (for example the first equation):

This is your answer: