# How do you solve the system #1/4x+y=3/4# and #3/2x-y=-5/2#?

##### 1 Answer

May 17, 2015

From the first equation we can derive a formula for

Then substitute that for

These fractions are a pain, so let's eliminate them by multiplying through by 4 to get:

Now add 3 to both sides to get

Divide both sides by

Then