SOLUTION: Can someone help me on this problem? I need to solve the following system by substitution: 5x - 2y = -5 y - 5x = 3 Thanks, Ashley

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 Question 58289This question is from textbook Beginning Algebra : Can someone help me on this problem? I need to solve the following system by substitution: 5x - 2y = -5 y - 5x = 3 Thanks, AshleyThis question is from textbook Beginning Algebra Answer by venugopalramana(3286)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Can someone help me on this problem? I need to solve the following system by substitution: 5x - 2y = -5......1 y - 5x = 3................2 ADD EQN.1 AND EQN.2 5X-2Y+Y-5X=-5+3=-2 -Y=-2 Y=2 2-5X=3 5X=2-3=-1 X=-1/5