# How do you solve the following linear system: # 1/2x+1/3y=13, 3x + 2y = 5 #?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 23, 2015

No solution

#### Explanation:

Multiply by 6 both side in the first equation you have

You understand why it's impossible to have solution ?

if not Here you can see why

You can still try to solve by substitution or by gaussian elimination but you will find