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Asked Feb 11, 2020
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Solve by substitution: 

2x + y = − 7
5x + 3y = − 21

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Expert Answer

Step 1

Here,

2x + y = − 7 ….(1)
5x + 3y = − 21 ….(2)

Step 2

Derive the equation of y from equation (1)

2x+y = -7

y= -7-2x

Step 3

Substitute it in the equation (2).

Algebra homework question answer, step 3, image 1

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