# Solve following system of equations 5x-4y=-16 -2x-3y=-12

Solve following system of equations
5x-4y=-16
-2x-3y=-12
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To find the values of x and y satisfying both the equations
Solution by elimination of the unknown y. Solve the resulting equation for x, and hence for y.
5x-4y=-16 (1)
-2x-3y=-12,or
2x+3y=12 (2)
2*(1)+4*(2) gives
$7x=0⇒x=0$
x=0,and(1) gives,y=4
solution:x=0 and y=4
x=0
y=4