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# Solution - An Equilateral Triangle is Inscribed in the Parabola Y2 = 4 Ax, Where One Vertex is at the Vertex of the Parabola. Find the Length of the Side of the Triangle. - CBSE (Commerce) Class 11 - Mathematics

ConceptStandard Equations of Parabola

#### Question

An equilateral triangle is inscribed in the parabola y2 = 4 ax, where one vertex is at the vertex of the parabola. Find the length of the side of the triangle.

#### Solution

Let OAB be the equilateral triangle inscribed in parabola y2 = 4ax.

Let AB intersect the x-axis at point C.

Let OC = k

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#### APPEARS IN

NCERT Mathematics Textbook for Class 11 (with solutions)
Chapter 11: Conic Sections
Q: 8 | Page no. 264

#### Reference Material

Solution for question: An Equilateral Triangle is Inscribed in the Parabola Y2 = 4 Ax, Where One Vertex is at the Vertex of the Parabola. Find the Length of the Side of the Triangle. concept: null - Standard Equations of Parabola. For the courses CBSE (Commerce), CBSE (Science), CBSE (Arts)
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