# How do you solve the system using the elimination method for -4x+y=-12 and 4x+2y=6?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 4, 2015

#### Answer:

First add the two equations together to get

hence

Secondly, you can subtract twice the first equation from the second to get

#### Explanation:

Add the two equations together to get:

Divide both ends by

Subtract twice the first equation from the second to get:

Divide both ends by