# Find the roots of the quadratic equation 2x^2 − x − 6 = 0 ?

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Find the roots of the quadratic equation 2x2 − x − 6 = 0 ?

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Given quadratic equation is 2x2 – x – 6 = 0

⇒ 2x2 – 4x + 3x – 6 = 0

⇒ 2x (x – 2) + 3 (x – 2) = 0

⇒ (2x + 3) (x – 2) = 0

⇒ 2x + 3 = 0 or x –2 = 0

⇒ x = $\frac{-3}2$ or x = 2.

Hence, the roots of the quadratic equation 2x2 – x – 6 = 0 are $\frac{-3}2$ and 2.