Posted by Rumer on Saturday, May 10, 2008 at 8:36pm.
Hi there,
Can someone please help me understand the relationship between the FINITE DIFFERENCE and leading coefficient in a polynomial? I need to be able to determine the leading coefficient from a finite difference.

Math (polynomial functions)  bobpursley, Saturday, May 10, 2008 at 8:47pm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Finite_difference
look at the section Higher Order differences.