Definitions for quadratic equation
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quadratic equation, quadratic(noun)
an equation in which the highest power of an unknown quantity is a square
a polynomial equation of the second degree.
In mathematics, a quadratic equation is a univariate polynomial equation of the second degree. A general quadratic equation can be written in the form where x represents a variable or an unknown, and a, b, and c are constants with a ≠ 0. ² The constants a, b, and c are called respectively, the quadratic coefficient, the linear coefficient and the constant term or free term. Quadratic equations can be solved by factoring, completing the square, using the quadratic formula, and graphing.²
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an equation involving the square of the unknown quantity.
Translations for quadratic equation
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- quadratische GleichungGerman
- toisen asteen yhtälöFinnish
- équation du second degréFrench
- másodfokú egyenletHungarian
- քառակուսի հավասարումArmenian
- equazione di secondo grado, equazione quadraticaItalian
- tweedegraadsvergelijking, vierkantsvergelijkingDutch
- równanie kwadratowePolish
- ecuație de gradul al doilea, ecuație pătraticăRomanian
- квадратное уравнениеRussian
- ikinci derece denklem, ikinci dereceden denklemTurkish
- دو ضربی مساواتUrdu
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