# What is the x-coordinate of the solution of the system #2x-3y=1# and #x+y=3#?

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Apr 8, 2015

The two equations given to us are:

To find **Elimination by Substitution Method**

All we need to do is substitute the value of

The second equation is:

Transposing

Now we simply substitute this value of

Dividing both sides by 5, we get:

The x-coordinate of the solution of the system