# System of Linear Equations Problems

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WEEK HOMEWORK

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Solve by graphing. Indicate whether each system is independent, inconsistent, or dependent.

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Solve by graphing. Indicate whether each system is independent, inconsistent, or dependent.

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Solve each system by the substitution method. Indicate whether each system is independent, inconsistent, or dependent.

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Solve each system by the substitution method. Indicate whether each system is independent, inconsistent, or dependent.

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Solve each system by the substitution method. Indicate whether each system is independent, inconsistent, or dependent.

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Solve each system by the addition method. Indicate whether each system is independent, inconsistent, or dependent.

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Solve each system by the addition method. Indicate whether each system is independent, inconsistent, or dependent.

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Solve each system by the addition method. Indicate whether each system is independent, inconsistent, or dependent.

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Perimeter of a rectangle. The length of a rectangular swimming pool is 15 feet longer than the width. If the perimeter is 82 feet, then what are the length and width?

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Household income. Alkena and Hsu together earn $84, 326 per year. If Alkena earns $12,468 more per year than Hsu, then how much does each of them earn per year.

Individual Textbook Problems

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Solve each system by graphing.

and

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Solve each system by the substitution method.

and

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Investing her bonus. Donna invested her $33,000 bonus and received a total of $970 in interest after one year. If part of the money returned 4% and the remainder 2.25%, then how much did she invest at each rate?

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Solve each system by substitution or addition.

2y - x = 3

x = 3y - 5

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Books and magazines. At Gwen's garage sale, all books were one price, and all magazines were another price. Harriet bought four books and three magazines for $1.45, and June bought two books and five magazines for $1.25. What was the price of a book and what was the price of a magazine.

Discussion Questions Day 3

DQ1: True or False? Explain your answer. The equations y = 3x - 6 and y = 2x + 4 are independent.

DQ2: Which of the following equations is not equivalent to 2x - 3y = 6?

1) 3y - 2x = 6

2)

3)

4) 2(x - 5) = 3y - 4

DQ3: Which of the following equations is inconsistent with the equation 3x + 4y = 8?

1)

2) 6x + 8y = 16

3)

4) 3x - 4y = 8

- Discussion Questions Day 5

DQ1: True or False? Explain your answer. To solve the following system of equations by addition, we can multiply the first equation by 2 and the second by 3 and then add.

3x - y = 9

2x + y = 6

DQ2: True or False? Explain your answer. The solution set to the following system of equations is infinitely many solutions.

4x - 2y = 20

-2x + y = -10

DQ3: What is an inconsistent system? What happens if you attempt to solve such a system by graphing?

DQ4: When using the addition method, how can you tell if a system of linear equations has infinitely many solutions?

DQ5: When using the substitution method, how can you tell if a system of linear equations has no solution

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