Got Homework?
Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing

This Question is Closed

harsimran_hs4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
first see if you can guess and root by hit and trial?
 one year ago

PresleyramBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Im familiar if you factor just one number out of everything, but i think you need to factor out two different numbers. @harsimran_hs4
 one year ago

harsimran_hs4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
2 is one of the root of the equation so can you write this as (x+2) * polynomial tell me that polynomial
 one year ago

harsimran_hs4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
got hold of something?
 one year ago

harsimran_hs4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@Presleyram i expect that you also take a initiative in solving the question rather than me doing it alone
 one year ago

PresleyramBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@harsimran_hs4 (x+3) ?
 one year ago

harsimran_hs4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
agreed so now it becomes (x+3)(x+2) (some quadratic polynomial) do you know how to find this quadratic polynomial?
 one year ago

PresleyramBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@harsimran_hs4 do you take a 6 out since there's a 36
 one year ago

harsimran_hs4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no you can`t (x+3)(x+2) = (x^2 + 5x + 6) dw:1361982840767:dw
 one year ago

harsimran_hs4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
original polynomial is x4 + x3 – 8x2 + 6x + 36
 one year ago

harsimran_hs4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
this division is tricky so think over it with cool mind and in the end remainder must be zero so find out take your time and then reply
 one year ago

PresleyramBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@harsimran_hs4 I got (x+2)(x+3)(x24x+6) for the final answer
 one year ago

harsimran_hs4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
great!! so now to factorize x^2 4x + 6 is not factorisable because the discriminant of this equation is ve i.e it results in complex( non real) roots (although i think you already figured that out) so final answer is (x+2)(x+3)(x24x+6)
 one year ago
See more questions >>>
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.