# Solve the equations x+ y = 35 x - y = 13

Solve the equations
x+ y = 35
x - y = 13
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Step 1
Given,
x+y = 35
x −y = 13
We have to solve the equations
Step 2
x+y = 35
x −y = 13
x+x+y−y = 35 +13
2x = 48
$x=\frac{48}{2}$
= 24
Substituting the value of x = 24 in x+y = 35
24+y = 35
y = 35 −24
y = 11
So,
The solution of the equations is
x = 24 and y = 11