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# which statement is true about the following system of equations 3x-1/2y=1 x+2y=7

## A)y=x B)yx

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### which statement is true about the following system of equations 3x-1/2y=1 x+2y=7

A)y=x
B)yx

#### Answer

$$\left\{\begin{array}{ccc}\frac{3x-1}{2y}=1\\x+2y=7\end{array} ight\\\\\left\{\begin{array}{ccc}\frac{3x-1}{2y}=1\\2y=7-x\end{array} ight\\\\\\\\\frac{3x-1}{7-x}=1\iff3x-1=7-x\\\\3x+x=7+1\\4x=8\\x=2\\\\2y=7-2\\2y=5\\y=2.5\\\\\ y > x$$

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##### Upload Date: 5/31/2017

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