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

##### 1 Answer

Nov 19, 2015

#### Answer:

x=-20 and y=26

#### Explanation:

x+y=6 →→equation 1

4x+3y=-2 →→equation 2

Equation 1×4

4x+4y=24→→equation 3

4x+3y=-2→→equation 2

Eqn 3 - eqn 2

4x+4y=24

- 4x+3y=-2

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y =26

y=26 into any of the equations above

x+26=6

X=-20