# Quadratic Equations and Simultaneous Equations MCQs - Math Test 9

MCQ. The value of b^{2} - 4ac determines the nature of the roots, for not-real roots, b^{2} - 4ac is:

- lesser than 0
- equal to 0
- greater than 0
- None of the above

A

MCQ. The sum of roots of a quadratic equation is equal to:

- -b ⁄ 2a
- -2b ⁄ a
- -b ⁄ a
- b ⁄ a

C

MCQ. The length of the line joining two points (x1, y1) and (x2, y2) is:

- (x2 - x1) + (y2 - y1)
- ?((x2 - x1) + (y2 - y1))
- ?((x2 - x1)
^{2}+ (y2 - y1)^{2}) - (y2 - y1) ⁄ (x2 - x1)

C

MCQ. The coordinates of the midpoint of the line joining two points (x1, y1) and (x2, y2) are:

- ((x2 - x1) ⁄ 2, (y2 - y1) ⁄ 2)
- ((x2 + x1) ⁄ 2, (y2 + y1) ⁄ 2)
- ((x2 - x1), (y2 - y1))
- ((x2 + x1), (y2 + y1))

B

MCQ. The coordinates of the midpoint of the line joining two points (1, 2) and (4, 8) are:

- (2.5, 10)
- (5, 5)
- (5, 10)
- (2.5, 5)

D