If one root of the quadratic equation x2-5x+6k=0 is the reciprocal of the reciprocal of the other, find the value of 'k'

Asked by  | 22nd Feb, 2013, 01:17: PM

Expert Answer:

Let the roots be a and 1/a.
Product of roots = 1 = -6k/1
So, we get
k = -1/6

Answered by  | 22nd Feb, 2013, 03:41: PM

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