# SOLUTION: How do I solve the linear system 3x - 4y = 1 and y = - 2x + 8 and write my anwser for the y coordinate?

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 Question 421742: How do I solve the linear system 3x - 4y = 1 and y = - 2x + 8 and write my anwser for the y coordinate?Answer by rfer(12644)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!3x-4(-2x+8)=1 3x+8x-32=1 11x=33 x=3 ----------- 3*3-4y=1 9-4y=1 -4y=-8 y=2 ------------- (3,2) ---------------- proof 2=-2*3+8