Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - Mid-Chapter Quiz - Page 117: 21


No, the equation could be an identity or have no solution.

Work Step by Step

If in the process of solving an equation, the variable disappears, then one of two things could happen. If you end up with a true statement, then the equation is an identity. Otherwise, there is no solution.
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