3x2 – x – 10 = 0


(xii) 3x2 – x – 10 = 0

Sol. 3x2 – x – 10 = 0

∴  3x2 – 6x + 5x – 10 = 0

∴  3x(x – 2) + 5(x – 2) = 0

∴  (x – 2) (3x + 5) = 0

∴  x – 2 = 0 or 3x + 5 = 0

∴  x = 2 or 3x = –5
∴  x = 2 or x = –5/3

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