# Identify the connecting word and and write the components of the statement "$x=2\:\:and\:\:x=3$ are the roots of the equation $3x^2-x-10=0$."

The given statement is:
"$x=2\:\:and\:\:x=3$ are the roots of the equation $3x^2-x-10=0$."
the connecting word is 'and'.
The components are:
$p:$ "$x=2\:$ is a roots of the equation $3x^2-x-10=0$."
$q:$ "$x=3\:$ is a roots of the equation $3x^2-x-10=0$."