This using the substitution method
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This using the substitution method
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1. User Answers iloram
4x + 3y = 26
x = 3/2y + 2
solving for y:
4 (3/2y + 2) + 3y = 26
6y + 8 + 3y = 26
9y + 8 =26
9y = 18
y = 2
solving for x:
x = 3/2(2) + 2
x = 3 + 2
x = 5
done.
**optional: use second equation to check