# How do solve the following linear system?: # -6x+5y=1 , 7x+2y=2 #?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 21, 2018

By substitution.

#### Explanation:

We can take out x of the first equation, for example ;

and we substitute it into the second equation and make all denominators equal :

Multiply both sides by

Then we take this value and put it into our equation for