#### Answer

The discriminant of $ax^{2}+bx+c=0$ is defined by $b^{2}-4ac$

#### Work Step by Step

The determinant of a quadratic equation is a quantity that determines the number and type of solutions. This quantity is defined by $b^{2}-4ac$

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The discriminant of $ax^{2}+bx+c=0$ is defined by $b^{2}-4ac$

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