#### Answer

The equations are inconsistent because there is no point of intersection. Both equations form lines that are parallel.

#### Work Step by Step

By graphing the equations, we can see that they do not intersect and are therefore inconsistent.

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By graphing the equations, we can see that they do not intersect and are therefore inconsistent.

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