Q. 254.3( 19 Votes )

Find the value of

Answer :

Let the two roots be 'm' and 'n'

We know, that for a quadratic equation ax2 + bx + c

sum of roots

In this equation,

a = p

b = -14

c = 8

Given, one root is 6 times the other, such that m = 6n



Product of roots = c/a

[From 1]

p = 3

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