# Use the discriminant to determine the number and type of solutions the equation has? x^2 + 8x + 12 = 0 A.no real solution B.one real solution C. two rational solutions D. two irrational solutions

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Mar 13, 2016

C. two Rational solutions

#### Explanation:

The solution to the quadratic equation

In the problem under consideration,

a = 1, b = 8 and c = 12

Substituting,

or