







The method of elimination 
20150501 

oreanna pose la question :
Question from oreanna, a student:
How do u solve 2x+9y=3
7x4y=25 in elimination Penny Nom lui répond. 





The method of elimination 
20140705 

leo pose la question : please explain how can i solve this problem
3x6y=38
6x9y=44
using elimination and simultaneous method thank you :) Penny Nom lui répond. 





Four equations 
20130808 

may pose la question : HI how to solve this 4 equations?
A+C = 0
4A+B8C+D=1
3A+16C8D=29
12A+3B+16D=5 Robert Dawson lui répond. 





Four apples and two oranges cost Rs. 30... 
20120113 

nasr pose la question : Four apples and two oranges cost Rs. 30, and one apple and 3 oranges costs Rs.15.How much does each apple and each oranges cost? Harley Weston lui répond. 





Eliminate y 
20110407 

Lynn pose la question : 2x + y = 8
y + 3z =5
z + 2w =1
5w + 3x = 9
Form three equations with y eliminated Penny Nom lui répond. 





Elimination and substitution 
20100918 

Lauren pose la question : Solve one using the method of substitution and the other with the method of elimination.
v
a. y=5x+4
x=2y+1
b. 4x+3y=7
6x3y=13 Penny Nom lui répond. 





x/a +y /b =a+b : x/a^2+ y/b^2 =2 
20100530 

smithu pose la question : x/a +y /b =a+b : x/a2+ y/b2 =2 solve by using elimination method ,
cross multiplication, substitution method Penny Nom lui répond. 





A linear system 
20091020 

marissa pose la question : Solve this linear system
2xy=5
3x+y=9 Penny Nom lui répond. 





Elimination method 
20091008 

Kenty pose la question : How do I solve this problem using the elimination method?
3x7y=0
6x+4y=0
I am not sure how so if someone can show me a similar problem (instead of
solving this one for me) that would be fantastic. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Two equations in two unknowns 
20090918 

Citizen pose la question : x+3y=7
x+4y=7 Penny Nom lui répond. 





Linear systems 
20090220 

Rose pose la question : I have been having trouble trying to figure out these three math problems , I need help breaking them down so I could understand them better please help.
1. x = 7  x
2 x  y + 8
2. 8 x + 5 y = 1 8 4
x  y = 3
3. y + 2 x = 3
y + 2 x = 4
I can't figure out how to break them down in the right order. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Chicken and goat feet 
20071205 

Kim pose la question : Old McDonald raises goats and chickens. The animals have a total of
100 heads adn 360 feet. How many goats and how many chickens does Mr.
McDonald have? Stephen La Rocque and Penny Nom lui répond. 





Simultaneous equations : the Elimination method 
20070621 

Patricia pose la question : I need to find the value of X and Y using the Elimination method.
5/x + 3/y=4
25/x2/y=3 Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





Simultaneous equations with fractions 
20070228 

Alyca pose la question : Hello Math Central, I am a grade 10 student taking Academic math. Our unit right now is method of substitution and elimination. I'm stuck on this one question that I've been doing forever. Please help =)
*For this equation I have to do method of elimination, but it's so much harder with fractions...could some one please explain to me how to do it step by step?* x y 2    =   3 6 3 x y 1    = 1 12 4 2
Steve La Rocque and Ashley Mang lui répond. 





The elimination method 
20070131 

Addrianna pose la question : x2y=2 3x5y=7 Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





Systems of equations 
20031119 

Scott pose la question : I hope that u can help me....I
am a college student taking a class in Pre Calculus.....I have homework
due this Friday and it counts a BIG Percentage on my FINAL grade.....I
am getting mixed up and can not figure out a few problems.....Please help
me.....
Method Of Subsitution
Problem 1. y 8x = 5
x(squared) + y(squared) = 25
Problem 2. y = x(squared)  2x  6
Y = x(squared)  4
Penny Nom lui répond. 





The elimination method 
19991202 

Jennifer pose la question : Could I get an answer to this one: 2x+5y=36 3x+2y=32 I have to use the Elimination method, as I already know how to do Substitution. How do I begin and show my work? I'm attempting to eliminate the values for y. Penny Nom lui répond. 

