# How do you find the ordered pair that satisfies 3x-2y=-4 and x+2y=12?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 15, 2015

One way is to use the method of elimination.

**Step 1.** Enter the equations.

**[1]**

**[2]**

**Step 2.** Add Equations 1 and 2.

**[3]**

**Step 3.** Substitute Equation 3 in Equation 2.

**Solution:** The ordered pair that satisfies the equations is (

**Check:** Substitute the values of

It checks!

Our solution is correct.