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orbie

  • 3 years ago

Suppose you are solving a system of equations where one equation is y=|x| and the graph of the other equation is a line. What are the possible number of solutions?

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  1. zepdrix
    • 3 years ago
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    Do you know what the graph of |x| looks like? :) If not, plot a few quick points to get the shape. (When you plug in negative values, they'll be changed to positive when you take off the bars) Then if you draw a straight line through |x| What are maximum number of intersecting points. If this is confusing let me know c:

  2. klimenkov
    • 3 years ago
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    Infinity, 2, 1, 0.

  3. orbie
    • 3 years ago
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    Thank you both! =]

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