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# What is the solution to x plus y equals 6 and 2x plus Y equals 8?

Updated: 10/19/2022

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14y ago

x + y = 6

2x + y = 8

Subtract the top equation from the bottom one:

2x - x + y - y = 8 - 6

x = 2

Going to the top equation, substituting 2 for x:

2 + y = 6

Which you should be able to solve if you are asking this question.

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