# Math Help - SImultaneous equations

1. ## SImultaneous equations

Can these simultaneous equations be solved?

e+4f=1
3d+2e+4f=1

2. Originally Posted by Stuck Man
Can these simultaneous equations be solved?

e+4f=1
3d+2e+4f=1
Hi

2 linear equations with 3 unknowns cannot be solved
What you can do is express two variables in terms of one
For instance
$f = \frac14 - \frac{e}{4}$

$d = -\frac{e}{3}$