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12-135.

Solve the system of equations below.

$\left. \begin{array} { l } { \frac { x } { 4 } + \frac { y } { 3 } = 1 } \\ { 2 x - \frac { y } { 3 } = 17 } \end{array} \right.$

Add the two equations to eliminate y and solve for x.

$\left(8, −3\right)$