# What are x and y if #10x - 2y = -8# and #3y - 5x = 8#?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 21, 2015

#### Explanation:

Given

[1]

[2]

Rearrange [2] into standard form order:

[3]

Multiply [3] by

[4]

Add [1] and [4]

[5]

Divide [5] by

[6]

Substitute

[7]

[8]

[9]

[10]