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anonymous
 4 years ago
find the discriminant of 3p^26p+8=0 and give the number and type of solutions to the equation.
anonymous
 4 years ago
find the discriminant of 3p^26p+8=0 and give the number and type of solutions to the equation.

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Discriminant is b24ac, the 3, 6, and 8 are for each of those variables. If it's positive, there are 2 answers, if it's negative there is no real, if it's 0 there's one, and if it's a perfect square you can factor it farther.

campbell_st
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[b^2  4ac\] is the discriminant... a = 3, b = 6, x = 8 if = 0 1 or repeated solutions >0 2 solutions <0 no real solution.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so for this problem is there a specific type of solution?
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