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The solutions of  x(3x-7) = -3 may be expressed in the form  m + sqrt n / p and m - sqrt n / p , where m, n, and p have a greatest common divisor of 1. Find m+n+p.

 Mar 16, 2021
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we can expand to get 3x^2-7x=-3 which is the same as 3x^2-7x+3=0

 

we can now use vietas which gives us the answer of -7/3

 Mar 16, 2021
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oops did the wrong thing

 

it wasn't asking for the sum of the roots lol

 

well the answer is 7+6+13=26 :D

jxc516  Mar 16, 2021
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Thanks!

 Mar 20, 2021

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