Ex 2.5, 15 - Give possible expressions for length & breadth - Factorisation by middle term

Ex 2.5, 15 - Chapter 2 Class 9 Polynomials - Part 2

 

 

  1. Chapter 2 Class 9 Polynomials (Term 2)
  2. Serial order wise

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Ex 2.5, 15 Give possible expressions for the length and breadth of each of the following rectangles, in which their areas are given: (i) Area : 25a2 – 35a + 12 First we factorize 25a2 – 35a + 12 We factorize using the splitting the middle term method = 25a2 – 15a – 20a + 12 = 5a(5a – 3) – 4(5a – 3) = (5a – 3) (5a – 4) Hence, Area = (5a – 3) (5a – 4) Area = Length × Breadth Hence, there are two possibilities

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