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Determine whether the system is consistent, inconsistent, or dependent.
2x + 2y = 2
6x + 6y = 6 or consistent and dependent

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    If you say a system is consistent, it means that it can be solved.
    If you say a system is inconsistent, it means that the system has no solution.
    If a system is dependent, it has infinite solutions and if it is independent, it has a unique solution. Both dependent and independent systems are consistent.

    Each pair (a,1-a) is a solution,
    for example, (1,0),(0,1),(-3,4),(2011,-2010),(e,1-e).
    So, the system is consistent&dependent.

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