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anonymous
 one year ago
If p − 1 is a factor of p4 + p2 + p − k, the value of k is ..... I have no idea what this means
anonymous
 one year ago
If p − 1 is a factor of p4 + p2 + p − k, the value of k is ..... I have no idea what this means

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think you might be over your head with these problems am i right?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is there anyway to punch it in to that site to help me

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i can explain, but i am not sure you will understand my explanation

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0very but I have to do them

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if \(p1\) is a factor, that means when you replace \(p\) by \(1\) you get zero

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so put \(p=1\) set the whole thing equal to zero, then solve for \(k\)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so p means 1 and I just set up the equation

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah \[1^4+1^2+1k=0\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wow so its zero that's it

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no k is not 0, k i s 3

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh ok im so sorry im confused lol
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