# How do you solve the system of equations #2x + 6y = 14# and #4x = 16#?

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May 12, 2017

Reduce each equation then substitute the second equation into the first equation. Answer:

#### Explanation:

Original equation: Given

We can solve this system of equations by using substitution. First, we can divide the first equation by

Now, we simply substitute the second equation,

We can subtract

Now, we divide both sides by

Therefore, our solution is the coordinate point