# How do you solve the system of equations #5x - 3y = 1# and #9x - 4y = 6#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 24, 2018

#### Explanation:

Firstly, you have to multiply each equation so there is the same number of a letter in each equation. In this case it is easier to make both

#20x - 12y = 4

You can then take one equation away from the other. I will take the first away from the second:

You can then put this value of