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 Click here to see ALL problems on Equations Question 459088: Can someone help me with this....... Solve by elimination -7x+5y=-2 -3x-2y=8 Thank you so much for your helpAnswer by Alan3354(30965)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Solve by elimination -7x+5y=-2 -3x-2y=8 ------------- Get the coefficients of either x or y to match. Multiply the 1st eqn by 2 and the 2nd by 5. -14x + 10y = -4 -15x - 10y = 40 ----------------- Add -29x = 36 Solve for x, then sub into either eqn to find y.