# How do you solve #4x-12y=5# and #-x+3y=-1# using substitution?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 27, 2016

No soluion.

#### Explanation:

In substitution method we get the value of one variable in term of other from one equation and then put it in another equation.

Here in second equation, transposing

**Additional fact** - This means that if we draw two lines on a Cartesian plane, they lead too two parallel lines and hence no solution. Had it been