# Solve the following using cross multiplication method (a+2b)x+(2a-b)y=2 (a-2b)x+(2a+b)y=3 plz answer it yourself

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(a+2b)x+(2a-b)y=2 → (3)

(a-2b)x+(2a+b)y=3 → (4)

Multiply (3) with (a − 2b) and (4) with (a + 2b)

(a − 2b)(a+2b)x + (a − 2b)(2a-b)y = 2(a − 2b) → (5)

(a + 2b)(a − 2b)x + (a − 2b)(2a+b)y = 3(a + 2b) → (6)

Subtract (6) from (5), we get