system of equation with 3 equations using elimination
I will restate your equations with spacing that is a bit easier to see
x + 4y -z = 6 first equation
3x +2y + 3z = 16 second equation
2x -y +z = 3 third equation
The first step is to add the third equation to first one this gives
3x +3y = 9 This eliminates z, so we look to do this again.
So triple the first equation and add to it the second equation. This gives
6x +14 y = 34 Now we have two new equations involving only x and y
Double the first new equation and subtract it from the second new equation. This gives
8y = 16 So y = 2. Substitute y = 2 into the first new equation to get x = 1
The substitute x = 1 and y = 2 into any of the original equations to get z = 3.