# How do you solve the system of equations #y= 2x + 8# and #3x + 5y = 1#?

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Jun 26, 2018

By arranging the equations

#### Explanation:

Arrange the equations (multiply the 1st by 3 and the 2nd by 2):

Combine these:

Put this in the first original equation:

Jun 26, 2018

#### Explanation:

After putting first equation into second,

Thus,