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Katieann16

  • 3 years ago

f(x)=-2x^3-4x^2+3x-8, use the remainder theorem to determain f(-1)

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  1. hartnn
    • 3 years ago
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    to get f(-1), just replace 'x' in f(x) by -1

  2. Need_Help_Correcting!
    • 3 years ago
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    Can on of you guys help me :D

  3. hartnn
    • 3 years ago
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    ok, i think the question states to use remainder theorem, means you need to divide f(x) by x+1, and the remainder would be f(-1)

  4. Katieann16
    • 3 years ago
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    -13?

  5. hartnn
    • 3 years ago
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    yes, thats correct, but make sure you divided f(x) by x+1 to get the remainder as -13

  6. Katieann16
    • 3 years ago
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    thank you (:

  7. hartnn
    • 3 years ago
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