# Algebra

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Explain the difference between solving a linear equation graphically and solving a system of equations graphically.

How would I go about doing this?

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when you solve a linear equation you mean find y for a given x, or find x for a given y, just one point if the lines are not parallel or the same.
when you solve a system, you find the points where the lines cross.

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