anonymous
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How many solutions does the system of equations have? 3x=-12y+15 and x+4y=5
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anonymous
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If the equations contradict each other, then you have no solutions. If the equations are equivalent to each other, you have infinite solutions. If the equations are distinct, you will get precisely one solution.
anonymous
  • anonymous
You may start off by rearranging the first equation so that the x and y variables match up.
anonymous
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\[3x+12y=15\]

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\[x+4y=5\]
anonymous
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Notice however, that if you multiply the second equation by a factor of 3, you get the same equation as the first equation.
anonymous
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Since they are equivalent to each other, you will have infinite solutions.
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thank you, can you help me with the answer to more?
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yeah, you really were! don't need any more help though actually. thank you though!!

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