# How do you solve the following system?: #-5x -4y =3, 3x -y = -2#

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#### Explanation:

From the second equation, we can determine a temporary value for

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In the first equation, substitute

Open the brackets ad simplify. The product of a negative and a positive is a negative.

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Divide both sides by

In the second equation, substitute

Open the brackets and simplify. The product of a positive and a negative is a negative.

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