Find the zeros of the polynomial x^{2} + 2x – 195.

We have,

p (x) = x^{2} + 2x – 195

Let us assume p (x) = 0

x^{2} + (15 – 13) x – 195 = 0

x^{2} + 15x – 13x – 195 = 0

x (x + 15) – 13 (x + 15) = 0

(x + 15) (x – 13) = 0

x = - 15, 13

Hence, the zeros of the polynomial are -15 and 13

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