# CAT 2023 Set-3 | Quantitative Aptitude | Question: 5

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Q. 5)

A quadratic equation $x^{2}+b x+c=0$ has two real roots. If the difference between the reciprocals of the roots is $\frac{1}{3}$, and the sum of the reciprocals of the squares of the roots is $\frac{5}{9}$, then the largest possible value of $(b+c)$ is

Q. 5)A quadratic equation $x^{2}+b x+c=0$ has two real roots. If the difference between the reciprocals of the roots is $\frac{1}{3}$, and the sum of the reciprocals of t...
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