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anonymous
 3 years ago
[6.01] You graph a system of equations and get two lines that are parallel. Explain what this tells you about the:
1.solution to the system
2.the two equations
3.the result if the system was solved algebraically
anonymous
 3 years ago
[6.01] You graph a system of equations and get two lines that are parallel. Explain what this tells you about the: 1.solution to the system 2.the two equations 3.the result if the system was solved algebraically

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0There is a solution to the system if the lines cross each other. Do parallel lines ever cross each other?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Great so there is no solution for parallel lines. That is the answer for the first one.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What can you tell me of the slope of two parallel lines?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0there the same ? right ?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes you are correct. So if you set up both equations in this form y=mx+b where m is the slope we will know that both equations will have the same m

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0That's for the second part. Not sure about the last. We also know that they don't have a solution

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0We can try to solve it but we will not get an answer. It will end up something in the lines of 0=some number other than zero and we know that 0 can't equal a number so that means there is no solution.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I think that's what it means.....idk hope I helped you out.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what evers good thank you ^,^ !
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