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anonymous
 4 years ago
Which best describes a system of equations that has infinitely many solutions?
1.)consistent, independent
2.)inconsistent, dependent
3.)consistent, dependent
4.)inconsistent
anonymous
 4 years ago
Which best describes a system of equations that has infinitely many solutions? 1.)consistent, independent 2.)inconsistent, dependent 3.)consistent, dependent 4.)inconsistent

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jim_thompson5910
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1inconsistent systems do not have solutions, so choices 2 and 4 are out

jim_thompson5910
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1if two equations are independent, then they form 2 distinct lines (that are not the same) if two equations are dependent (one depends on the other), then they form 2 lines which are the same (one line lies on top of the other)

jim_thompson5910
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so which one do you think it is

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay, well I vote for consistent, independent????? idk I guess it just makes to me with what I've learned :

jim_thompson5910
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1here's an example of what consistent and independent equations look like when they are graphed dw:1353706893223:dw

jim_thompson5910
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1how many solutions does this system have
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