Chapter 8 - Systems of Linear Equations and Problem Solving - Mid-Chapter Review - Mixed Review - Page 540: 5

$$x=4,\:y=3$$

Work Step by Step

We solve the system of equations using substitution: $$2x-5=\frac{1}{2}x+1\\ x=4 \\ y=2\cdot \:4-5 \\ y=3$$

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