# How do you solve the system of equations below and give your answer as an ordered pair: 4x + 7y = 47 and 5x - 4y= -5?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 16, 2018

#### Answer:

(3,5)

#### Explanation:

So we can substitute that into the equation

By plugging y back into either of the original equations, we can solve for x:

Now that you have x and y, you would write out the ordered pair in the form (x,y): (3,5)