# {x2−y2=55x−y=11 How can I find the value of y?

Solution:
Note that ${x}^{2}-{y}^{2}=\left(x-y\right)\left(x+y\right)$. Hence,

can be rewritten in the form

Adding the two equations, we obtain $2x=16$, and we conclude that $x=8$. Subtracting the two equations, we obtain $2y=-6$, and we conclude that $y=-3$.

Thanks for reading x^2 - y^2 = 55 and x-y=11, find the value of y?

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