# What is the purpose of Cramer's rule?

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Oct 4, 2015

#### Answer:

It is useful when you just want to find the value of 1 unknown in a system of linear equations without needing to find all the unknowns.

#### Explanation:

To find just 1 unknown in a system of linear equations you need to find only 2 matrix determinant values and then use Cramer's Rule