# How do you solve using elimination of #x+y=10# and #x-y=2#?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 8, 2015

By adding the two equations together you eliminate the

Alternately, subtract one equation form the other eliminating the

#### Explanation:

Given

[1]

[2]

Add [1] and [2]

[3]

Subtract [2] from [1]

[5]