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Unformatted text preview: If a statement cannot be true for any value of the variable, then it has no solution. For example X=X-5. If we try to solve this problem using normal algebraic operations we obtain 0=5, which is false because each side of the equation is not equal to each other. References Bittenger, M. L., & Beecher, J. A. (2007). Introductory and Intermediate Algebra (Third ed.). un: Addison Wesley....
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