# How do you solve the system of equations y-2x=-5 and 2x-2y=6?

Mar 8, 2018

$y = - 1$
$x = 2$

#### Explanation:

$y - 2 x = - 5$
$2 x - 2 y = 6$

$y = 2 x - 5$
$x - y = 3$

$y = 2 x - 5$
$x - 2 x + 5 = 3$

$y = 2 x - 5$
$- x = - 2$

$y = 4 - 5$
$x = 2$

$y = - 1$
$x = 2$