Best Answer

multiply by one if ur looking for the sum and divide by one if look ing for the product, easy

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2011-06-15 04:24:16
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides


20 cards

A polynomial of degree zero is a constant term

The grouping method of factoring can still be used when only some of the terms share a common factor A True B False

The sum or difference of p and q is the of the x-term in the trinomial

A number a power of a variable or a product of the two is a monomial while a polynomial is the of monomials

See all cards
1449 Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: How do you get a sum and the product of the roots?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

What is the sum and product of roots of a quadratic equation?

the sum is -b/a and the product is c/a

What is the relationship between the sum and product of the roots?


If the sum of the roots of x2 3x-5x0 is added to the product of the roots?

Um, x2+3x-5=0? This is ax2+bx+c where a=1, b=3, and c=-5. The sum of the roots is -b/a so that means the sum of the roots is -3. Also, product of the roots is c/a. That means the product of the roots is -5. -3+(-5)= -8. There you have it.

Whats the formula for sum and product of roots?

an + an = 2an; an x an = an + n

What is the equation for The product of 5 and the sum of 8 and 2?

find the sum and product of the roots of 8ร—2+4ร—+5=0

What is the interior angles of a stop sign?

3x squared - 12x - 24 = 0, and -b/a = sum of the roots, and c/a = product of the roots

Are there two integers with a product of-12 and a sum of-3?


What roots of the quadratic equation are equivalent to xx-x-12 equals 0?

-4,3 are the roots of this equation, so for the values for which the sum of roots is 1 & product is -12

Why is it that the product of sum is binomial?

It depends on the product of sum of what.

Formula of quadratic equation if roots are given?

A quadratic equation has the form: x^2 - (sum of the roots)x + product of the roots = 0 or, x^2 - (r1 + r2)x + (r1)(r2) = 0

What is the product and sum of 57 and 22?

what two numbers have the sum of -16 and the product of -57

Does product and sum mean the same?

No - the product of numbers is the answer to a multiplication sum, while the sum of numbers is the answer to an addition sum.

People also asked