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Write an equation of a line


containing the following points:
(3,-2) and (1, 8)

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3.3 Solving Systems of Equations by Graphing

I will be able to:


Objective: -graph systems of
equations to find their solution
-define different solutions

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There are 4 ways to solve simultaneous


systems of equations:

1. Graphing
2. Elimination
3. Cramer's Rule
4. Substitution

First we learn to solve by graphing.

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The solution to a system of equations is the


ONE coordinate that makes both equations true.

( x, y )

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Mathematical Talk:
then the
If the graph of two lines:
system is: and has:
intersect at a point independent one solution

do not intersect inconsistent no solution

coincide an infinite number


dependent of solutions

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Solve this system of equations by graphing. y = - 2x + 1


y = - 3x + 4

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Solve the system of equations by graphing.


y = ½x + 3
2y = x - 2

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Solve the system of equations by graphing.


4x + 2y = 8
3y = - 6x + 12

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Determine if the following point is a


solution to the system:
(5, 135)

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Exit Ticket:
When does a system of equations have no
solution?

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