# SOLUTION: I am lost on this equation solution. I got the answer from the answer sheet but still can't figure out how to get there. x/3 + y/6 = 1 x/2 - y/4 = 0 answer is 3/2, 3 How?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear-systems Question 611513: I am lost on this equation solution. I got the answer from the answer sheet but still can't figure out how to get there. x/3 + y/6 = 1 x/2 - y/4 = 0 answer is 3/2, 3 How?Answer by richard1234(5390)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Multiply first equation by 6 and second equation by 4 (this clears the fractions) 2x + y = 6 2x - y = 0 Add both equations together to clear the y terms 4x = 6 --> x = 3/2 Replace x into either equation to obtain y = 3.