# UCSS Math I 3.2.1 Example 2

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Solve the following system by elimination.

- Add the two equations if the coefficients of one of the variables are opposites of each other.
- Solve the equation for the second variable.
- Substitute the found value into either of the original equations to find the value of the other variable.
- If graphed, the lines would cross at the coordinate found.

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