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The elimination method requires you to find a common coefficient, subtract the two equations, and solve for a single variable. Then you are able to figure out the other variable.
**I think you might have a typo and meant 8y?**
Step 1: Notice that there are not any common coefficient, so let's multiply the second equation by -1
Step 2: Subtract the two equations
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