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Solving Systems of Equations

Solving Systems of Equations

Author: Kyle Miller

Students will be able to successfully solve a system of equations by using the elimination method.  As well as describe this method, and describe when the best time to use this method is.


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To solve a system of equations by elimination:

First Add the two equations together to eliminate one of the variables.

Secondly: Solve for the variable that remains

Thirdly: Substitute this value into one of the two equations for the variable.

Finally: Solve for the other variable

These two values will be the intersection point of these two lines, and will be the solution to this system of equations

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