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anonymous
 one year ago
Please help
2x+6y= 5
x+3y=2
Howmany solutions (x,y) are there to the system of equations above?
anonymous
 one year ago
Please help 2x+6y= 5 x+3y=2 Howmany solutions (x,y) are there to the system of equations above?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0perhaps multiply equation 2 by a factor of 2 and see what you get

MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1first: multiply the second equation by 2 and post the result here...

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we know whats up haha

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what's up? the ceiling, then clouds, then the stratophere

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0these are parallel lines

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'd say, solve each equation for "y" so you can see their slope same slopes, no solutions since they're parallel different slopes, one solution

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@MrNood and @jdoe0001 its 2x+6y=4?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we would clearly see the troposphere before the stratosphere..hahaa

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@chris00 and after that, some asteroids floating about, make sure you wear a helmet there though :P

MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok  that's correct so if you look at the first equation 2x + 6y=5 and your equivalent to the seconf 2x+6y=4 then you can see that they cannot BOTH be true for the same values of x and y therefore there is no solution to th e'system' the lines do not intersect

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay thanks I remember now @MrNood :)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0parallel and distinct lines
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