Algebra 2 (1st Edition)

Published by McDougal Littell
ISBN 10: 0618595414
ISBN 13: 978-0-61859-541-9

Chapter 3 Linear Systems and Matrices - 3.2 Solve Linear Systems Algebraically - 3.2 Exercises - Skill Practice - Page 164: 29



Work Step by Step

Solving the equation using substitution, we find: $$-4\cdot \frac{8+3y}{2}+5y=-10 \\ y=-6$$ Thus: $$x=\frac{8+3\left(-6\right)}{2}=-5$$
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