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anonymous
 one year ago
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If p − 1 is a factor of p^4 + p^2 + p − k, the value of k is _________.
anonymous
 one year ago
i'll fan & MEDAL!!!! If p − 1 is a factor of p^4 + p^2 + p − k, the value of k is _________.

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amoodarya
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[p^4 + p^2 + p − k=(p1)Q(p)\\\] if you put p=1 into rhs,lhs so you will find k

amoodarya
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1left hand side =right hand side l h s = r h s

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0(p−1)Q(p) im confused with this equation. Im suppose to use synthetic division

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do you know how to use synthetic division? It's sort of a shortcut.

amoodarya
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1it is easy it mean p^4 + p^2 + p − k dive to (p1) it means too , no remainder

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes but for this equation i dont get what the value of k could be

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Wait how can you what? Is this an equation?

amoodarya
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1put p=1 \[p^4 + p^2 + p − k=(p1)Q(p)\\ 1+1+1k=0 Q(1)=0\\so k= ?\]
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