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1. The equation x^2 +6px + p =0, where p is a non-zero constant, has equal roots. Find the value of p
2. (Original post by mathsgeek99)
The equation x^2 +6px + p =0, where p is a non-zero constant, has equal roots. Find the value of p
If the equation has equal roots, what does that tell you about the discriminant?

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