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Solve the following system. Then explain what your answer means in the context of the problem.
Algebra II -
Substitute -4-y for x in the first equation, and solve for y.
-12 -3y + 3y = -15
-12 = -15, which is impossible.
There is no solution to the the pair of equations. They represent a pair of parallel lines that never intersect.