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Inconsistent equations is defined as two or more equations that are impossible to solve based on using one set of values for the variables.

An example of a set of inconsistent equations is x+2=4 and x+2=6.

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two or more equations impossible to satisfy by any one set of values for the variables (Ex.: *x* + *y* = 1 and *x* + *y* = 2)

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