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i need it more simple then this

Answer provided by our tutors

That system of equations is being solved by elimination, eliminating 'y', leading to a solution for 'x'.  Once 'x' is solved for then 'y' can be solved for using either equation [unless, of course, the graphs do not touch each other]. 

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It is important to understand that anytime you are solving a system of equations you are answering the basic question "Do the graphs of these equations touch?". They may touch in one point (one solution), no points (no solutions) or an infinite number of points (i.e. the equations define the same line). 

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