# How do you solve #((4, 8), (2, 5))((x), (y))=((0),(6))#?

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#### Explanation:

To solve

The general form for inverse of matris

Hence inverse of

as

Solving (A) by simple matrix multiplication gives us

#### Explanation:

(this is just an alternative method to that provided by Shwetank Mauria that doesn't require the use of an inverse matrix)

Therefore

is equivalent to

[1]

[2]

If we multiply equation [2] by

[3]

and from this

[4]

Substituting

[5]

and

[6]