# How do you solve the following system?: #8x +y =12, 7x -5y = -4#

##### 1 Answer

Apr 13, 2018

#### Explanation:

So I first re write one equation in this case so we know what y is equal to. I rewrote:

So we get:

Then we take that and put it into the other equation so we get:

Which is:

Simplified: