Quadratic Equation

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Quadratic Equation
Variable Instructions Datatype
a Enter a coefficient Decimal
b Enter b coefficient Decimal
c Enter constant c Decimal
Type
Equation
Category
Mathematics->Algebra
Contents
3 variables
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The Quadratic Equation computes the two solutions of a second order polynomial of the form `aX^2+bX+C = 0`.

Note, the algorithm in this equation precludes imaginary root (those including the square root of negative numbers).

Notes

For a derivation of the quadratic formula, see the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sidv3d1SEXs&feature=youtu.be