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

##### 1 Answer

Nov 28, 2015

#### Explanation:

Equation 1:

**Equation 2** :

To solve by substitution method, take equation 1, solve for

Then substitute **equation 2**

Substitute the solution for

We can verify the solution by substitute the solution into the original equations

Eq 1:

Eq 2: