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The quadratic x^2 + 5x + c has roots in the form of (-5 \pm sqrt(53))/2. What is the value of c?

 Jul 6, 2022
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c =  the product of  the  roots   = 

 

(-5 + sqrt (53) ) / 2  *  ( -5 - sqrt (53) ) / 2  =

 

(25 - 53)  / 4  =

 

-28 / 4  =

 

-7

 

 

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 Jul 6, 2022

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