Inconsistent System of Equations: Definition & Example


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Which of the following statements are true about systems of equations?

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1. Which of the following are possible for solutions of a system of equations?

2. Which of the following is true about an inconsistent system of equations?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

An inconsistent system of equations is a mathematical term, and the questions from this quiz measure your familiarity with this particular concept. Quiz questions have been structured in a way that has you determine if certain statements are true or mathematically possible.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Practice with the quiz and worksheet in order to verify your comprehension of:

  • True statements
  • Possible solutions
  • Inconsistent system of equation graphs and intersections
  • Solving these systems algebraically

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet offer you the chance to sharpen the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related inconsistent system of equations lesson
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge about these systems to determine true statements and possible solutions
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about graphing these equations and finding intersections

Additional Learning

You can unlock all the answers to this quiz and more by taking a step back and reviewing the lesson, Inconsistent System of Equations: Definition and Example. Besides the topics covered on the quiz, the lesson will go over the following:

  • The solution set
  • A system of equations
  • Contradiction
  • Substitution