# How do you solve the system 4x + 7y = 6 and 6x + y = 2?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 30, 2018

#### Explanation:

We will do the elimination method. First multiply first equation by 3 and second equation by 2 so we would have

Subtract first equation by second equation to obtain

So

Now plug the value of y into second equation and solve for x:

So the solution is