A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
anonymous
 5 years ago
Need help with dividing polynomials
anonymous
 5 years ago
Need help with dividing polynomials

This Question is Closed

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that yields \[(x+1)(4x3)/(x+1)\] Which you can see gives you 4x3

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you. My son is having trouble understanding how to process the top of the problem.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You have to factor the polynomial in the numerator \[4x ^{2}+x3\] the denominator is a hint that one of the factors of the polynomial is x+1 you know that something times x+1 is \[4x ^{2}+x3\] so by trial and error with FOIL you can see that the other factor is 4x3
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.