### Home > INT2 > Chapter 7 > Lesson 7.2.3 > Problem7-120

7-120.

Solve the system of equations. Write your solution as a point in $(x, y)$ form. Check your solution.

$y = -3x - 2$
$2x + 5y = 16$

Substitute the first expression for $y$ in the second equation and solve.

$2x+5(-3x-2)=16$