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3y-7x=35

3y=35 + 7x (Add 7x to both sides)

3y=35 + 7 (Let x = 1 to eliminate x from the equation)

3y= 42 (Add 35 + 7)

y= 42/3 = 14 (Divide by 3 on both sides)

Therefore 3(14) - 7(1) = 35

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This is incomplete question.There must be atleast two equations to find two unknowns X and Y. OR you must define the range of X or Y.

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This question comes under the concept of Special Eqations.... there are possibly infinite solutions..... You will need another statement or any range in addition to the equation to determine a unique answer for this kind of special equations.......

3y - 7x = 35

or, 3y = 35 +7x

or, y = (35 + 7x)/3

Now, if x = 0 , y = 35/3

Now, if x=1, y = 42/3 i.e 14

Now if x = 2,3, 4........ or ...... -3,-2,-1 we will get different value of y.

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The question is incomplete. You should mention the range of x and y

3y - 7x = 35

or, 3y = 35 +7x

or, y = (35 + 7x)/3

Now, if x = 0 , y = 35/3

Now, if x=1, y = 42/3 i.e 14

Now if x = 2,3, 4.......................... or ........... -3,-2,-1 we will get different value of y.

There can be infinitely many solution.

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Actually, the best way to answer this question would be to graph the result. Just like creation75 said, there are infinite answers.

The graph for this solution would be a straight diagonal line extending at both ends to infinity, said line crossing the x-axis at y=0 and x= -5 and it would cross the y axis at x=0 and y=35/3 (or about 11.67). Every point on that line would be a solution for the equation.

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In order to answer this question there needs to be a value for either x or y. Or, you need to ask the whole question asked, there is something missing in this question in order for someone to help come up with an answer.

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