Question # If the latus rectum of an ellipse be equal to half of its minor axis, then its eccentricity is-

# If the latus rectum of an ellipse be equal to half of its minor axis, then its eccentricity is-

(A) ( 3 / 2 )

(B) ( sqrt{3} / 2 )

(C) ( 2 / 3 )

(D) ( sqrt{2} / 3 )

Solution

Option (B) ( sqrt{3} / 2 ) is correct answer.