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

##### 1 Answer

Jan 17, 2016

#### Explanation:

x + y = 4 (1)

-6x +5y =4 (2)

Multiplying Equation (1)by -6 we get

-6x -6y = -24 (1)

-6x +5y = 4 (2)

Subtracting (2) from (1) we get -11y = -28