## College Algebra (10th Edition)

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# Chapter 8 - Section 8.1 - Systems of Linear Equations: Substitution and Elimination - 8.1 Assess Your Understanding: 4

#### Answer

Consistent; Independent

#### Work Step by Step

If a system of equations has only one possible solution, then it is referred to as consistent. But this shows that they are not dependant on each other and thus are independent.

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