Answer :

Consider x2 + ax – 1 = 0,

For the quadratic equation to have real roots D ≥ 0

Here a = 1, b = a and c = 1

In the given equation D = a2 – 4 ≥ o


⇒ a2 4





So for all the real values of ‘a’ which are greater than or equal to 2 and – 2 the equation will have the real roots.

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