## RD Sharma Class 10 Solutions Chapter 4 Quadratic Equations Ex 4.6

These Solutions are part of RD Sharma Class 10 Solutions. Here we have given RD Sharma Class 10 Solutions Chapter 4 Quadratic Equations Ex 4.6. You must go through **NCERT Solutions for Class 10 Maths** to get better score in CBSE Board exams along with RS Aggarwal Class 10 Solutions.

**Question 1.**

Determine the nature of the roots of following quadratic equations :

(i) 2x² – 3x + 5 = 0 **[NCERT]**

(ii) 2x² – 6x + 3 = 0 **[NCERT]**

(iii) x² – x + 1 = 0

(iv) 3x² – 4√3 x + 4 = 0 **[NCERT]**

(v) 3x² – 2√6 x + 2 = 0

**Solution:**

**Question 2.**

Find the values of k for which the roots are real and equal in each of the following equations :

(i) kx² + 4x + 1 = 0

(ii) kx² – 2√5 x + 4 = 0

(iii) 3x² – 5x + 2k = 0

(iv) 4x²+ kx + 9 = 0

(v) 2kx² – 40x + 25 = 0

(vi) 9x² – 24x + k = 0

(vii) 4x² – 3kx +1 = 0

(viii) x² – 2 (5 + 2k) x + 3 (7 + 10k) = 0

(ix) (3k + 1) x² + 2(k + 1) x + k = 0

(x) kx² + kx + 1 = – 4x² – x

(xi) (k + 1) x² + 2 (k + 3) x + (k + 8) = 0

(xii) x² – 2kx + 7k – 12 = 0

(xiii) (k + 1) x² – 2 (3k + 1) x + 8k + 1 = 0

(xiv) 5x² – 4x + 2 + k (4x² – 2x – 1) = 0

(xv) (4 – k) x² + (2k + 4) x (8k + 1) = 0

(xvi) (2k + 1) x² + 2 (k + 3) x (k + 5) = 0

(xvii) 4x² – 2 (k + 1) x + (k + 4) = 0

(xviii) 4x² (k + 1) x + (k + 1) = 0

**Solution:**

**Question 3.**

In the following, determine the set of values of k for which the given quadratic equation has real roots :

(i) 2x² + 3x + k = 0

(ii) 2x² + x + k = 0

(iii) 2x² – 5x – k = 0

(iv) kx² + 6x + 1 = 0

(v) 3x² + 2x + k = 0

**Solution:**

**Question 4.**

Find the values of k for which the following equations have real and equal roots :

(i) x²- 2(k + 1) x + k² = 0 **[CBSE 2001C, 2013]**

(ii) k²x² – 2 (2k – 1) x + 4 = 0 **[CBSE 2001C]**

(iii) (k + 1) x² – 2(k – 1) x + 1 = 0 **[CBSE 2002C]**

(iv) x² + k(2x + k – 1) + 2 = 0 **[CBSE 2017]**

**Solution:**

**Question 5.**

Find the values of k for which the following equations have real roots

(i) 2x² + kx + 3 = 0 **[NCERT]**

(ii) kx (x – 2) + 6 = 0 **[NCERT]**

(iii) x² – 4kx + k = 0** [CBSE 2012]**

(iv) kx(x – 2√5 ) + 10 = 0 **[CBSE 2013]**

(v) kx (x – 3) + 9 = 0 **[CBSE 2014]**

(vi) 4x² + kx + 3 = 0 **[CBSE 2014]**

**Solution:**

(i) 2x² + kx + 3 = 0

Here a = 2, b = k, c = 3

**Question 6.**

Find the values of k for which the given quadratic equation has real and distinct roots :

(i) kx² + 2x + 1 = 0

(ii) kx² + 6x + 1 = 0

**Solution:**

**Question 7.**

For what value of k, (4 – k) x² + (2k + 4) x + (8k + 1) = 0, is a perfect square.

**Solution:**

(4 – k) x² + (2k + 4) x + (8k + 1) = 0

Here, a = 4 – k, b = 2k + 4, c = 8k + 1

**Question 8.**

Find the least positive value of k for which the equation x² + kx + 4 = 0 has real roots.

**Solution:**

**Question 9.**

Find the value of k for which the quadratic equation (3k + 1) x² + 2(k + 1) x + 1 = 0 has equal roots. Also, find the roots.

**[CBSE 2014]**

**Solution:**

**Question 10.**

Find the values of p for which the quadratic equation (2p + 1) x² – (7p + 2) x + (7p – 3) = 0 has equal roots. Also, find these roots.

**Solution:**

**Question 11.**

If – 5 is a root of the quadratic equation 2x² + px – 15 = 0 and the quadratic equation p(x² + x) + k = 0 has equal-roots, find the value of k. **[CBSE 2014]**

**Solution:**

**Question 12.**

If 2 is a root of the quadratic equation 3x² + px – 8 = 0 and the quadratic equation 4x² – 2px + k = 0 has equal roots, find the value of k. **[CBSE 2014]**

**Solution:**

=> 16k = 16

k = 16

**Question 13.**

If 1 is a root of the quadratic equation 3x² + ax – 2 = 0 and the quadratic equation a(x² + 6x) – b=0 has equal roots, find the value of b.

**Solution:**

**Question 14.**

Find the value of p for which the quadratic equation (p + 1) x² – 6 (p + 1) x + 3 (p + q) = 0, p ≠ -1 has equal roots. Hence, find the roots of the equation.** [CBSE 2015]**

**Solution:**

**Question 15.**

Determine the nature of the roots of following quadratic equations :

(i) (x – 2a) (x – 2b) = 4ab

(ii) 9a²b²x² – 24abcdx + 16c²d² = 0, a ≠ 0, b ≠ 0

(iii) 2 (a² + b²) x² + 2 (a + b) x + 1 = 0

(iv) (b + c) x² – (a + b + c) x + a = 0

**Solution:**

**Question 16.**

Determine the set of values of k for which the given following quadratic equation has real roots :

(i) x² – kx + 9 = 0

(ii) 2x² + kx + 2 = 0

(iii) 4x² – 3kx +1=0

(iv) 2x² + kx – 4 = 0

**Solution:**

**Question 17.**

If the roots of the equation (b – c) x² + (c – a) x + (a – b) = 0 are equal, then prove that 2b = a + c. **[CBSE 2002C]**

**Solution:**

=> a + c = 2b

=> 2b = a + c

Hence proved.

**Question 18.**

If the roots of the equation (a² + b²) x² – 2 (ac + bd) x + (c² + d²) = 0 are equal. prove that =

**Solution:**

**Question 19.**

If the roots of the equations ax² + 2bx + c = 0 and bx² – 2√ac x + b = 0 are simultaneously real, then prove that b² = ac

**Solution:**

**Question 20.**

If p, q are real and p ≠ q, then show that the roots of the equation (p – q) x² + 5(p + q) x – 2(p – q) = 0 are real and unequal.

**Solution:**

**Question 21.**

If the roots of the equation (c² – ab) x² – 2 (a² – bc) x + b² – ac = 0 are equal, prove that either a = 0 or a^{3} + b^{3} + c^{3} = 3abc.

**Solution:**

**Question 22.**

Show that the equation 2 (a² + b²) x² + 2 (a + b) x + 1 = 0 has no real roots, when a ≠ b.

**Solution:**

**Question 23.**

Prove that both the roots of the equation (x – a) (x – b) + (x – b) (x – c) + (x – c) (x – a) = 0 are real but they are equal only when a = b = c.

**Solution:**

**Question 24.**

If a, b, c are real numbers such that ac ≠ 0, then show that at least one of the equations ax² + bx + c = 0 and – ax² + bx + c = 0 has real roots.

**Solution:**

**Question 25.**

If the equation (1 + m²) x² + 2mcx + (c² – a²) = 0 has equal roots, prove that c² = a² (1 + m²). **(C.B.S.E. 1999)**

**Solution:**

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