Pc Beeping Screen Blank

Why is my pc beeping and not able to connect to my monitor. ? So, my computer froze and i shut it down via the power button and when i tried rebooting the computer starts up but then it repeatedly beeps twice every 1-3 sec, and my screen shows no activity, it just remains blank/off.

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