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Ruhi’s mother is 26 years older than her. The product of their ages (in years) 3 years from now will be 360. Form a Quadratic equation so as to find Ruhi’s age
Ruhi’s mother is 26 years older than her
So let Ruhi’s age is x
So mother’s age is x+26
The product of their ages 3 years from now will be 360
So After three years , Ruhi’s age will be x+3
Mother’s age will be x+26+3=x+29
Product of their ages =(x + 3)(x + 29)=360
Divide 16 into two parts such that twice the square of the larger part exceeds the square of the smaller part by 164.
Let x and (16 - x) are two parts of 16 where (16 - x) is longer and x is smaller .
A/C to question,
2 × square of longer = square of smaller + 164
⇒ 2 × (16 - x)² = x² + 164
⇒ 2 × (256 + x² - 32x ) = x² + 164
⇒ 512 + 2x² - 64x = x² + 164
⇒ x² - 64x + 512 - 164 = 0
⇒ x² - 64x + 348 = 0
⇒x² - 58x - 6x + 348 = 0
⇒ x(x - 58) - 6(x - 58) = 0
⇒(x - 6)(x - 58) = 0
⇒ x = 6 and 58
But x ≠ 58 because x < 16
so, x = 6 and 16 - x = 10
Hence, answer is 6 and 10.
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