Here is an example of finding the type of roots using the discriminant. Remember to read the lesson on this topic. Basic steps to follow: 1. First understand the discriminant is part of the quadratic formula- the part inside the square root 2. The purpose of the discriminant is to…

# Category: Quadratic Formula Discriminant

## Quadratic Equations Discriminant

A very interesting part of the quadratic formula is the discriminant. Specifically the discriminant is the “b squared – 4ac” part of the formula (located under the square root symbol). This part of the quadratic formula can tell us some useful information about the solutions of the equation. Remember a…