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Hits: 102 Question The coefficient of  in the expansion of , is 30. Find the value of . Solution Expression for the Binomial expansion of  is: In the given case: Hence; Since the coefficient of  in the expansion of , is 30: Please follow and like us: 0

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Hits: 167 Question      i.       Find the first 3 terms in the expansion of , in ascending powers of .    ii.       Use the result in part (i) to find the coefficient of  in the expansion of  . Solution i.   First rewrite the given expression in standard form. Expression for the Binomial expansion of  is: In the given case: Hence; ii. […]

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Hits: 98 Question Find the term independent of  in the expansion of  . Solution Expression for the Binomial expansion of  is: In the given case: Hence; The term independent of  in the expansion of is . Please follow and like us: 0

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Hits: 101 Question The coefficient of  in the expansion of  , where is positive, is 90. Find the value of . Solution Expression for the Binomial expansion of  is: We need to expand both terms one-by-one. First we expand In the given case: Hence; Similarly we also need to expand First rewrite the given expression in standard form. In the given […]

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Hits: 188 Question      i.       Find the terms in  and  in the expansion of .    ii.       Given that there is no term in  in the expansion of , find the value of the constant . Solution i.   First rewrite the given expression in standard form. Expression for the Binomial expansion of  is: In the given case: Hence; Hence the required […]

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Hits: 135 Question Find the coefficient of  in the expansion of  . Solution Expression for the Binomial expansion of  is: In the given case: Hence; The coefficient of   is . Please follow and like us: 0