Question Number 10184 by ketto last updated on 29/Jan/17

if a_−  =2i+3j . b_− =19−15j and   c_−  =5i−7j. find the value of x such  that xa_−  + yc_−  =b

Answered by sandy_suhendra last updated on 29/Jan/17

x(2i+3j)+y(5i−7j)=19i−15j  ⇒2x+5y=19 .....(×7) ⇒14x+35y=133  ⇒3x−7y=−15 ..(×5) ⇒15x−35y=−75                                                      −−−−−−−−−(+                                                          29x = 58 ⇒ x=2

Answered by chux last updated on 29/Jan/17

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