# How do you solve the following system?: #-6x -3y =1, -2x +4y = -5#

##### 1 Answer

#### Explanation:

We have the equations:

I would say the best way to procede is to eliminate the

That means the 2nd equation becomes:

Now subtract the equations from each other to eliminate the

Now put this value of

Thus:

Hence our final solution. It is good practice to put these values into the other equation to check that they work.