# SOLUTION: Hi please help me solve this equation:Solving Linear Systems-Solve the linear system using the substitution method. x=17-4y y=x-2

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 Question 538963: Hi please help me solve this equation:Solving Linear Systems-Solve the linear system using the substitution method. x=17-4y y=x-2Answer by boilpoil(127)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!x=17-4y y=x-2 x=17-4(x-2) ---Substitute the value of y into the first equation x=17-4x+8 5x=25 x=5 y=x-2 ---Substitute the value of x into the second equation y=5-2 y=3