# Is the ordered pair (2,3) a root of the equation x+2y=8?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 5, 2015

YES

#### Explanation:

If we put

# " L.H.S." =x+2y #

#= 2 +2 * 3#

# =2+6#

# =8 = " R.H.S. "#

So, the ordered pair