# Algebra Examples

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Insert the values of and into the equation to find if the ordered pair is a solution.

Remove parentheses around .

Raising to any positive power yields .

Remove parentheses around .

Raising to any positive power yields .

Multiply by to get .

Add and to get .

Add and to get .

Since , the equation will always be true.

Always true

Since the equation is always true when the values are used, the ordered pair is a solution.

The ordered pair is a solution to the equation.