RD Sharma Solutions Class 11 Quadratic Equations

RD Sharma Solutions Class 11 Chapter 14

The general form of a quadratic equation is $ax^{2}\;+\; bx \;+\;c\;=\;0$

(Where a, b, c are real and a is not equal to 0)

Let $\alpha$ and $\beta$ be the roots of this quadratic equation.

Therefore, $\alpha \;+ \;\beta\;=\; \frac{-b}{a}$ and  $\alpha \beta\;=\; \frac{c}{a}$

Also, $\alpha \;=\;\frac{-b+\sqrt{b^{2}-4ac}}{2a}$ and $\beta \;=\;\frac{-b-\sqrt{b^{2}-4ac}}{2a}$

The nature of roots depends on the following cases:

Case 1: $b^{2}-4ac\;>\; 0$

When the values of discriminant are positive then the roots of the quadratic equation are real and unequal.

Case 2: $b^{2}-4ac\;=\; 0$

When the value of discriminant is 0 then the roots of the quadratic equation are real and equal.

Case 3: $b^{2}-4ac\;<\; 0$<

When the values of discriminant are negative then the roots of the quadratic equation are unequal and imaginary.

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