# Systems of Linear Equations Terms

## Get down with the lingo

### System Of Equations

A group of two or more equations.### Solution To A System Of Equations

The value(s) of the variables that solve all the equations simultaneously.### Consistent System Of Linear Equations

A system of equations with at least one solution.### Inconsistent System Of Linear Equations

A system of equations with no solution.### Function

A relation between sets of input and output where each input is related to one and only one output. The lobster model of mathematics.### Graph

A diagram representing data or relationship(s) between variables.### Dependent System Of Linear Equations

A system of linear equation with infinitely many solutions.### Independent System Of Linear Equations

A system of linear equations with a unique solution.### Intercept

The point where the graph of a function crosses the*x*-axis or

*y*-axis.

### Slope

How steep a line is. It's measured as rise over run. Think ski slopes.### Matrix

A rectangular array of numbers arranged into rows and columns.### Exponential Function

A constant raised to a variable represented by*f*(

*x*) =

*a*.

^{x}### Inequality

A mathematical statement using the symbols <, >, ≤, ≥.### People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...

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