# How do you solve the simultaneous equations #3x + 5y = 11# and #2x + y = 3#?

##### 2 Answers

Jul 22, 2015

I found:

#### Explanation:

From the second equation you can isolate

substitute nto the first to find

substitute back into the second equation:

Jul 22, 2015

#### Explanation:

[1]

[2]

subtract

[3]

substitute

[4]

simplify

[5]

[6]

substituting

[7]

[8]