## Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

Published by Pearson

# Chapter 3 - Mid-Chapter Check Point - Page 220: 6

Empty solution.

#### Work Step by Step

The given equations are $\frac{x}{12}-y=\frac{1}{4}$ ... (1) $4x-48y=16$ ... (2) Multiply equation (1) by $48$ $\frac{48x}{12}-48y=\frac{48}{4}$ $4x-48y=12$ ... (3) Equation (2) and (3) has same left hand side but the right hand side of equal is not same. therefore there is no solution exist.

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