Question

# Solve the following by using elimination method: 2x + y = 6 , 3y = 8 + 4x

Hint:

### find y by eliminating x and find x by substituting y in the equations .

## The correct answer is: x = 1 ; y = 4

### Ans :- x = 1 ; y = 4

Explanation :-

Step 1 :- find y by eliminating x

Eliminating x by doing eq 2- 2(eq1) then

Step 2 :- substitute value of y and find x

x = 1 and y = 4 is the solution of the given pair of equations.

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