Use the Discriminant to determine the number and type the solutions.
Geometry Problem: The area of a square is 32 square feet. Find the length of each side of the square.
Tip: Be sure to include the proper units in your answer. Most instructors will mark off a few points if you neglect the units.
Geometry Problem: The base of a triangle measures twice that of the height. If the area of the triangle is 25 square inches find the length of the base and height.
Pythagorean Theorem Problem: The lengths of the legs of a right triangle are 6 inches and 8 inches. Find the length of the hypotenuse.
Pythagorean Theorem Problem: If Joe traveled 100 miles south and 50 miles west to the beach, then how far from home is he?
If an object is launched from a height of s feet with an initial speed of feet per second, its height is given by the following formula.