## Algebra 2 Common Core

$x = 2$ $y = 1$
Equations: $2x+3y=7$ $-2x+5y=1$ Eliminating $x$ $2x+3y=7$ $+$ $-2x+5y=1$ $8y = 8$ $y = 1$ Substituting $y$ into the first equation to find $x$ $2x+3y=7$ $2x + 3(1) = 7$ $2x + 3 = 7$ $2x = 4$ $x = 2$