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EXERCISE 7

**Solve the following (1 to 12) equations: **

**1. (i) xÂ² â€“ 11x + 30 = 0(ii) 4xÂ² – 25 = 0**

**Solution:**

**(i) **xÂ² â€“ 11x + 30 = 0

Let us simplify the given equation,

By factorizing, we get

x^{2} â€“ 5x â€“ 6x + 30 = 0

x(x – 5) â€“ 6 (x – 5) = 0

(x â€“ 5) (x â€“ 6) = 0

So,

(x â€“ 5) = 0 or (x â€“ 6) = 0

x = 5 or x = 6

âˆ´ Value of x = 5, 6

**(ii) **4xÂ² – 25 = 0

Let us simplify the given equation,

4xÂ² = 25

x^{2} = 25/4

x = **Â±** âˆš(25/4)

= **Â±**5/2

âˆ´ Value of x = +5/2, -5/2

**2. (i) 2xÂ² â€“ 5x = 0**

**(ii) xÂ² â€“ 2x = 48**

**Solution:**

**(i) **2xÂ² â€“ 5x = 0

Let us simplify the given equation,

x(2x – 5) = 0

so,

x = 0 or 2x â€“ 5 = 0

x = 0 or 2x = 5

x = 0 or x = 5/2

âˆ´ Value of x = 0, 5/2

**(ii) **xÂ² â€“ 2x = 48

Let us simplify the given equation,

By factorizing, we get

x^{2} â€“ 2x â€“ 48 = 0

x^{2} â€“ 8x+ 6x â€“ 48 = 0

x(x – 8) + 6 (x – 8) = 0

(x – 8) (x + 6) = 0

So,

(x – 8) = 0 or (x + 6) = 0

x = 8 or x = -6

âˆ´ Value of x = 8, -6

**3.** **(i) 6 + x = xÂ²**

**(ii) 2xÂ² + 3x + 1= 0**

**Solution:**

**(i) **6 + x = xÂ²

Let us simplify the given equation,

6 + x â€“ x^{2} = 0

x^{2} â€“ x â€“ 6 = 0

By factorizing, we get

x^{2} â€“ 3x + 2x â€“ 6 = 0

x(x – 3) + 2 (x – 3) = 0

(x – 3) (x + 2) = 0

So,

(x – 3) = 0 or (x + 2) = 0

x = 3 or x = -2

âˆ´ Value of x = 3, -2

**(ii) **2xÂ² + 3x + 1= 0

Let us simplify the given equation,

By factorizing, we get

2x^{2} â€“ 2x â€“ x + 1 = 0

2x(x – 1) â€“ 1 (x – 1) = 0

(x – 1) (2x – 1) = 0

So,

(x – 1) = 0 or (2x – 1) = 0

x = 1 or 2x = 1

x = 1 or x = Â½

âˆ´ Value of x = 1, Â½

**4. (i) 3xÂ² = 2x + 8(ii) 4xÂ² + 15 = 16x **

**Solution:**

**(i) **3xÂ² = 2x + 8

Let us simplify the given equation,

3x^{2} â€“ 2x â€“ 8 = 0

By factorizing, we get

3x^{2} â€“ 6x + 4x â€“ 8 = 0

3x(x – 2) + 4 (x – 2) = 0

(x – 2) (3x + 4) = 0

So,

(x – 2) = 0 or (3x + 4) = 0

x = 2 or 3x = -4

x = 2 or x = -4/3

âˆ´ Value of x = 2 or -4/3

**(ii) **4xÂ² + 15 = 16x

Let us simplify the given equation,

4x^{2} â€“ 16x + 15 = 0

By factorizing, we get

4x^{2} – 6x â€“ 10x + 15 = 0

2x(2x – 3) â€“ 5 (2x – 3) = 0

(2x – 3) (2x – 5) = 0

So,

(2x – 3) = 0 or (2x – 5) = 0

2x = 3 or 2x = 5

x = 3/2 or x = 5/2

âˆ´ Value of x = 3/2 or 5/2

**5. (i) x (2x + 5) = 25**

**(ii) (x + 3) (x â€“ 3) = 40**

**Solution:**

**(i) **x (2x + 5) = 25

Let us simplify the given equation,

2x^{2} + 5x â€“ 25 = 0

By factorizing, we get

2x^{2} + 10x â€“ 5x â€“ 25 = 0

2x(x + 5) â€“ 5 (x + 5) = 0

(x + 5) (2x – 5) = 0

So,

(x + 5) = 0 or (2x – 5) = 0

x = -5 or 2x = 5

x = -5 or x = 5/2

âˆ´ Value of x = -5, 5/2

**(ii) **(x + 3) (x â€“ 3) = 40

Let us simplify the given equation,

x^{2} â€“ 3x + 3x â€“ 9 = 40

x^{2} â€“ 9 â€“ 40 = 0

x^{2} â€“ 49 = 0

x^{2} = 49

x = âˆš49

= **Â±** 7

âˆ´ Value of x = 7, -7

**6. (i) (2x + 3) (x â€“ 4) = 6(ii) (3x + 1) (2x + 3) = 3**

**Solution:**

**(i) **(2x + 3) (x â€“ 4) = 6

Let us simplify the given equation,

2x^{2} â€“ 8x + 3x â€“ 12 â€“ 6 = 0

2x^{2} â€“ 5x â€“ 18 = 0

By factorizing, we get

2x^{2} â€“ 9x + 4x â€“ 18 = 0

x (2x – 9) + 2 (2x – 9) = 0

(2x – 9) (x + 2) = 0

So,

(2x – 9) = 0 or (x + 2) = 0

2x = 9 or x = -2

x = 9/2 or x = -2

âˆ´ Value of x = 9/2, -2

**(ii) **(3x + 1) (2x + 3) = 3

Let us simplify the given equation,

6x^{2} + 9x + 2x + 3 â€“ 3 = 0

6x^{2} + 11x = 0

x(6x + 11) = 0

So,

x = 0 or 6x + 11 = 0

x = 0 or 6x = -11

x = 0 or x = -11/6

âˆ´ Value of x = 0, -11/6

**7. (i) 4xÂ² + 4x + 1 = 0(ii) (x â€“ 4)Â² + 5Â² = 132**

**Solution:**

**(i) **4xÂ² + 4x + 1 = 0

Let us simplify the given equation,

By factorizing, we get

4x^{2} + 2x + 2x + 1 = 0

2x(2x + 1) + 1 (2x + 1) = 0

(2x + 1) (2x + 1) = 0

So,

(2x + 1) = 0 or (2x + 1) = 0

2x = -1 or 2x = -1

x = -1/2 or x = -1/2

âˆ´ Value of x = -1/2, -1/2

**(ii) **(x â€“ 4)Â² + 5Â² = 13^{2}

Let us simplify the given equation,

x^{2} + 16 â€“ 2(x) (4) + 25 â€“ 169 = 0

x^{2} â€“ 8x -128 = 0

By factorizing, we get

x^{2} â€“ 16x + 8x â€“ 128 = 0

x(x – 16) + 8 (x – 16) = 0

(x – 16) (x + 8) = 0

So,

(x – 16) = 0 or (x + 8) = 0

x = 16 or x = -8

âˆ´ Value of x = 16, -8

**8. (i) 21x ^{2} = 4 (2x + 1)**

**(ii) 2/3x ^{2} â€“ 1/3x â€“ 1 = 0**

**Solution:**

**(i) **21x^{2} = 4 (2x + 1)

Let us simplify the given equation,

21x^{2} = 8x + 4

21x^{2} â€“ 8x â€“ 4 = 0

By factorizing, we get

21x^{2} â€“ 14x + 6x â€“ 4 = 0

7x(3x – 2) + 2(3x – 2) = 0

(3x – 2) (7x + 2) = 0

So,

(3x – 2) = 0 or (7x + 2) = 0

3x = 2 or 7x = -2

x = 2/3 or x = -2/7

âˆ´ Value of x = 2/3 or -2/7

**(ii) **2/3x^{2} â€“ 1/3x â€“ 1 = 0

Let us simplify the given equation,

By taking 3 as LCM and cross multiplying

2x^{2} â€“ x â€“ 3 = 0

By factorizing, we get

2x^{2} â€“ 3x + 2x â€“ 3 = 0

x(2x – 3) + 1 (2x – 3) = 0

(2x – 3) (x + 1) = 0

So,

(2x – 3) = 0 or (x + 1) = 0

2x = 3 or x = -1

x = 3/2 or x = -1

âˆ´ Value of x = 3/2, -1

**9. (i) 6x + 29 = 5/x**

**(ii) x + 1/x = 2 Â½ **

**Solution:**

**(i) **6x + 29 = 5/x

Let us simplify the given equation,

By cross multiplying, we get

6x^{2} + 29x â€“ 5 = 0

By factorizing, we get

6x^{2} + 30x â€“ x â€“ 5 = 0

6x (x + 5) -1 (x + 5) = 0

(x + 5) (6x – 1) = 0

So,

(x + 5) = 0 or (6x – 1) = 0

x = -5 or 6x = 1

x = -5 or x = 1/6

âˆ´ Value of x = -5, 1/6

**(ii) **x + 1/x = 2 Â½** **

x + 1/x = 5/2

Let us simplify the given equation,

By taking LCM

x^{2} + 1 = 5x/2

By cross multiplying,

2x^{2} + 2 â€“ 5x = 0

2x^{2} â€“ 5x + 2 = 0

By factorizing, we get

2x^{2} â€“ x â€“ 4x + 2 = 0

x(2x – 1) â€“ 2 (2x â€“ 1) = 0

(2x – 1) (x – 2) = 0

So,

(2x – 1) = 0 or (x – 2) = 0

2x = 1 or x = 2

x = Â½ or x = 2

âˆ´ Value of x = Â½, 2

**10. (i) 3x â€“ 8/x = 2**

**(ii) x/3 + 9/x = 4**

**Solution:**

**(i) **3x â€“ 8/x = 2

Let us simplify the given equation,

By taking LCM and cross multiplying,

3x^{2} â€“ 8 = 2x

3x^{2} â€“ 2x â€“ 8 = 0

By factorizing, we get

3x^{2} â€“ 6x + 4x â€“ 8 = 0

3x(x – 2) + 4 (x – 2) = 0

(x – 2) (3x + 4) = 0

So,

(x – 2) = 0 or (3x + 4) = 0

x = 2 or 3x = -4

x = 2 or x = -4/3

âˆ´ Value of x = 2, -4/3

**(ii) **x/3 + 9/x = 4

Let us simplify the given equation,

By taking 3x as LCM and cross multiplying

x^{2} + 27 = 12x

x^{2} â€“ 12x + 27 = 0

By factorizing, we get

x^{2} â€“ 3x â€“ 9x + 27 = 0

x (x – 3) â€“ 9 (x – 3) = 0

(x – 3) (x – 9) = 0

So,

(x – 3) = 0 or (x – 9) = 0

x = 3 or x = 9

âˆ´ Value of x = 3, 9

**11. (i) (x – 1)/(x + 1) = (2x – 5)/(3x – 7)**

**(ii) 1/(x + 2) + 1/x = Â¾**

**Solution:**

**(i) **(x – 1)/(x + 1) = (2x – 5)/(3x – 7)

Let us simplify the given equation,

By cross multiplying,

(x – 1) (3x – 7) = (2x – 5) (x + 1)

3x^{2} â€“ 7x â€“ 3x + 7 = 2x^{2} + 2x â€“ 5x â€“ 5

3x^{2} â€“ 10x + 7 â€“ 2x^{2} +3x + 5 = 0

x^{2} â€“ 7x + 12 = 0

By factorizing, we get

x^{2} â€“ 4x â€“ 3x + 12 = 0

x (x – 4) â€“ 3 (x – 4) = 0

(x – 4) (x – 3) = 0

So,

(x – 4) = 0 or (x – 3) = 0

x = 4 or x = 3

âˆ´ Value of x = 4, 3

**(ii) **1/(x + 2) + 1/x = Â¾

Let us simplify the given equation,

By taking x(x + 2) as LCM

(x+x+2)/x(x + 2) = Â¾

By cross multiplying,

4(2x + 2) = 3x(x + 2)

8x + 8= 3x^{2} + 6x

3x^{2} + 6x â€“ 8x â€“ 8 = 0

3x^{2} â€“ 2x â€“ 8 = 0

By factorizing, we get

3x^{2} â€“ 6x + 4x â€“ 8 = 0

3x(x – 2) + 4 (x – 2) = 0

(x – 2) (3x + 4) = 0

So,

(x – 2) = 0 or (3x + 4) = 0

x = 2 or 3x = -4

x = 2 or x = -4/3

âˆ´ Value of x = 2, -4/3

**12. (i) 8/(x + 3) â€“ 3/(2 – x) = 2**

**(ii) x/(x + 1) + (x + 1)/x = 2 1/6 **

**Solution:**

**(i) **8/(x + 3) â€“ 3/(2 – x) = 2

Let us simplify the given equation,

By taking (x+3)(2-x) as LCM

[8(2-x) â€“ 3(x+3)] / (x+3) (2-x) = 2 [16 â€“ 8x â€“ 3x â€“ 9] / [2x â€“ x^{2}+ 6 â€“ 3x] = 2 [-11x + 7] = 2(-x

^{2}â€“ x + 6)

7 â€“ 11x = -2x^{2} â€“ 2x + 12

2x^{2} + 2x â€“ 11 x â€“ 12 + 7 = 0

2x^{2} â€“ 9x â€“ 5 = 0

By factorizing, we get

2x^{2} â€“ 10x + x â€“ 5 = 0

2x (x – 5) + 1 (x – 5) = 0

(x – 5) (2x + 1) = 0

So,

(x – 5) = 0 or (2x + 1) = 0

x = 5 or 2x= -1

x = 5 or x = -1/2

âˆ´ Value of x = 5, -1/2

**(ii) **x/(x + 1) + (x + 1)/x = 2 1/6** **

x/(x + 1) + (x + 1)/x = 13/6

Let us simplify the given equation,

By taking x(x+1) as LCM

[x(x) + (x+1) (x+1)] / x(x + 1) = 13/66[x^{2} + x^{2} + x + x + 1] = 13x(x + 1)

6[2x^{2} + 2x + 1] = 13x^{2} + 13x

12x^{2} + 12x + 6 â€“ 13x^{2} â€“ 13x = 0

-x^{2} â€“ x + 6 = 0

x^{2} + x â€“ 6 = 0

By factorizing, we get

x^{2} + 3x â€“ 2x â€“ 6 = 0

x (x + 3) â€“ 2 (x + 3) = 0

(x + 3) (x – 2) = 0

So,

(x + 3) = 0 or (x – 2) = 0

x = -3 or x = 2

âˆ´ Value of x = -3, 2