



 
Hi Rohan, The way you have written the first equation it is \[x  \frac23 + y  \frac14 = \frac{13}{12}\] but I think you might mean \[\frac{x2}{3} + \frac{y1}{4} = \frac{13}{12}.\] You need to use parentheses to make it clear. In any case the denominators are 3, 4 and 12 and the least common multiple of 3, 4 and 12 is 12. I suggest you multiply both sides of the equation by 12 and simplify. This will give you an equation with integer coefficients. Apply a similar technique to the second equation and then solve the two resulting equations. Penny  


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