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Decide whether the ordered pair is a solution of the given system. (-1, 6)

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  1. Esmy
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    (-1, 6) x + y = 7 x - y = -5

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    sorry left out some part of the question but i think it is

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  3. Outkast3r09
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    plug it in, do you get -5?

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  4. Snipa420
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    x=-1, and y=6, from the ordered pair. so just plug those into your given system of equations.

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    (x,y)=(-1,6)

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    X , Y (-1, 6) x + y = 7 x - y = -5 (-1) + 6 = 7(-1) -6 = -5 5 = -7 -6 = -5 5 = -13 = -5 No of those numbers equal each other. statement is false.

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    Yo jwheele1, don't solve it for the person. Help them. that is what this website is about, I think

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    no solution

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    I usually solve it but show the work So that they can see each step.

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    On bigger more complex problems i do break it up and ask questions

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  11. Snipa420
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    Aright my bad

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    what I'm I right no solution?

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    @Esmy The ordered pair is not a solution of the given system. The statement is false.

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    okay thank you ... :)

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  15. jwheele1
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    The answer is not a number or no solution....the anser is either true r false....in this case false

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    or..."no, theordered pair does not provide a solution to the given system."

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