# How do you use the discriminant to determine the nature of the solutions given # 2x^2+4x+2#?

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Apr 6, 2018

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#### Explanation:

Discriminant is given by

The equation

So the discriminant is

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From your discriminant, you can tell it has one real double root ie at that point, it bounces off in the shape of a parabola