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One solution of the equation 6x^219x+3=0 is 1/6
What is the other solution?
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One solution of the equation 6x^219x+3=0 is 1/6 What is the other solution?
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RyanL.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
You can try doing the quadratic formula.
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lgbasalloteBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
if 1/6 is a solution that means x = 1/6 is a root that means 6x  1 is a factor so just divide 6x^2  19x + 3 by 6x  1
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lgbasalloteBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
long division? synthetic division? isnt that your lesosn?
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sami21Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
sum of the roots of Quadratic equation ax^2+bx+c=0 is b/a so in our case a=6 b=19 so the sum of roots should be ,let unknown root is r 1/6+r=(19)/6 \[\Large r+\frac{1}{6}=\frac{19}{6}\] OR \[\Large r=\frac{19}{6}\frac{1}{6}\] simplify it and you got your answer !!
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lgbasalloteBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
wonder why wolfram disagrees though
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sami21Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
let me check my Algebra then .
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CalcmathleteBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
It is \[Sum = \frac ba = \frac{19}{6}\]
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CalcmathleteBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
So, you suntract 1/6 to get 18/6 which simplifies...
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sami21Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
lol i was right !!!!!!!
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CalcmathleteBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Yup XD Just always remember the sign rule for these types of things ;)
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sami21Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
@lgbasallote wolfram agrees with me :P
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lgbasalloteBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
didnt you see the lol jk? lol
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sami21Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
oops!!! now i saw lol jk :P
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jrosesweetBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Sorry guys my computer froze!!
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jrosesweetBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So the other solution is 18/6 ?!?
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jrosesweetBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Well spankyou. Spankyou all very much.
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