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1.) Find a polynomial of degree that has zeros 1, 1 and 1/2 and whose leading coefficient is 3.
2.) Find the value of k such that x+3 is a product of P(x) = x^2  10kx + 6
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moongazer Group Title
1.) Find a polynomial of degree that has zeros 1, 1 and 1/2 and whose leading coefficient is 3. 2.) Find the value of k such that x+3 is a product of P(x) = x^2  10kx + 6
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
AT FIRST. do u know what a degree of polynomial means.
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\[3x^3+(3x^2/2)−(3x/2)+(3/2)\] is this correct?
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
simplify that.
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Is my answer correct?
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1343207441484:dw
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
how about for no. 2 could you help me?
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
can u simplify this plz
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I DONT THINK YOUR ANSWER IS CORRECT.
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
FOR NUMBER 2) do u know factor theorem
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
could I make \[(x1/2) > (2x1)\] ????????
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1343207772794:dw
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
NOW do u know factor theorem? and did u get answer for 1)
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\[3x^3(3x^2/2)−3x−(3/2)\]
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
am I correct now?
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
NOPE.
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
BUT U R VERY CLOSE
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I'll do it again :)
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
u just made the sign mistake
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
could I make (x1/2) into (2x1) because my teacher said there should be no fractions?
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@sauravshakya
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1343208282102:dw
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
is the correct answer
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
could I make (x1/2) into (2x1) ??????
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
NOPE becausedw:1343208355724:dw
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
but if dw:1343208386811:dw
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
that's what I mean for the second part
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
becausedw:1343208443188:dw
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
isn't that it is zero so that it is possible?
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1343205903760:dw
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
IF it is equal to zero then yes u can because dw:1343208534245:dw
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1343205945423:dw
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so what?
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I got the correct answer :)
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
and what is that
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
it mean that there zeroes are both 1/2
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so you can use either of the two?
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yeah. BUT only in that case. U cannot use this in simplification.
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
AND NOW SHALL WE BEGIN NO. 2
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
do u know factor theorem.
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
wait I am trying to solve 1 with (2x1) :)
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I got the same answer :)
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I know factor theorem. If the remainder when dividing P(x) by D(x) is zero, then D(x) is a factor of P(x). P(x) is any polynomial D(x) is the divisor being a factor means it is included in multiplying.
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
is that correct? could you improve my definition of factor ?
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
No u r defination is correct. And can u use this to solve this problem
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
how I am confused with the question?
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I am thinking of distributing 3 to x
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
but I can't explain why it is correct :)
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
your 2 number question simply means that if u divide P(x) by (x+3) then remainder is zero. dw:1343209619170:dw
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ohh, I think it also has remainder theorem? :)
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
YEAH.
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
now can u
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1343207190855:dw
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I added =0 so that the remainder will be equal to zero making (x+3) a product ?
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
solve for k
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
am I correct with my reason?
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moongazer Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@sauravshakya thank you very much for your help :)
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
U r WELCOME. AND best of luck
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