# How do you solve #3x+2y= -19# & #x-12y=19#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 31, 2016

#### Answer:

X=-5 y=-2

#### Explanation:

Here,

now, lets multiply equation **(2)** by 3 and substract from **(1)**,

now, by putting the value **y=-2** in equation **(1)** we find,

so, x=-2, y=-5