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  • 3 years ago

Find the zeros...

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  1. iheartfood
    • 3 years ago
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    |dw:1352442496522:dw|

  2. iheartfood
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    i forget.. are the number of zeros equal to the degree?? or is it one less than the degree?

  3. jim_thompson5910
    • 3 years ago
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    The possible rational roots are: 1, -1, 2, -2, 3, -3, 6, -6

  4. iheartfood
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    mmhmmm what does that mean?

  5. jim_thompson5910
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    plug in each value into the function and see which one gives you zero

  6. guest1234
    • 3 years ago
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    (x-3)(x-2)(x+1)=0 (x-3)=0 (x-2)=0 (x+1)=0 x=3 x=2 x=-1

  7. iheartfood
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    |dw:1352443007461:dw| so my answer is that there are 3 zeros?

  8. iheartfood
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    and also, the amount of zeros is equal to the degree right??

  9. iheartfood
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    are the amount of zeros equal to the polynomial's degree??? and the answer is that there are 3 zeros?? and i just plug it in?? and did i do the math right when i plugged in??

  10. jim_thompson5910
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    you got it, the 3 zeros are 3, 2, -1

  11. iheartfood
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    kay :) thanks! :)

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