Q. 115.0( 5 Votes )

The sum of a number and its reciprocal is . Find the number.

Answer :

Let the number be ‘X’, so the reciprocal will be ’’.

On simplifying further,

3 + 3X2 = 10X

3X2 – 10X + 3 = 0

On applying Sreedhracharya formula

X = 3 or

Then other numbers will be & 3

The numbers are 3 or

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