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anonymous
 4 years ago
One solution of the equation 6x^219x+3=0 is 1/6
What is the other solution?
anonymous
 4 years ago
One solution of the equation 6x^219x+3=0 is 1/6 What is the other solution?

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You can try doing the quadratic formula.

lgbasallote
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1if 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

lgbasallote
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1long division? synthetic division? isnt that your lesosn?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0sum 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 !!

lgbasallote
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1wonder why wolfram disagrees though

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0let me check my Algebra then .

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It is \[Sum = \frac ba = \frac{19}{6}\]

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So, you suntract 1/6 to get 18/6 which simplifies...

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lol i was right !!!!!!!

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yup XD Just always remember the sign rule for these types of things ;)

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@lgbasallote wolfram agrees with me :P

lgbasallote
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1didnt you see the lol jk? lol

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oops!!! now i saw lol jk :P

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry guys my computer froze!!

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So the other solution is 18/6 ?!?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well spankyou. Spankyou all very much.
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