Hi,

I don't understand how to work this sum out, a step-by-step explanation would be much appreciated.

Find the value of m for which the following simultaneous equations have no solutions.

Thanks,

Drew

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- November 29th 2009, 10:52 PM22upon7Simultaneous Equations help
Hi,

I don't understand how to work this sum out, a step-by-step explanation would be much appreciated.

*Find the value of m for which the following simultaneous equations have no solutions.*

Thanks,

Drew - November 29th 2009, 11:29 PMStroodle
If you solve these equations simultaneously you should get:

and

So now you can see that there will be no solutions when as when m is this value x and y will be undefined.