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Multiply. 1) (3t^2 - 2t - 4) * (5t + 9) Writing. 1) Explain why the product of a quadratic polynomial and a linear polynomial must be a cubic polynomial.
May 5, 2009 by Bridget

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Math
The function f(x) = x^2 -2x + x^1/2 is: A. A polynomial because it is continuous. B. A polynomial because it is of the form axn. C. Not a polynomial because you are subtracting 2x. D. Not a polynomial because you cant have any fractional exponents. Is the answer D?
February 18, 2015 by Tiffany

A number is called algebraic if there is a polynomial with rational coefficients for which the number is a root. For example, √2 is algebraic because it is a root of the polynomial x^2−2. The number √(2+√3+√5)is also algebraic because it is a root...
May 22, 2013 by bob

Algebra -polynomial
Solve the polynomial 40x^2+2x-65 Notice that for x = 1 the value is -23. The number 23 is a prime number and the only factors are thus 23 and 1 up to signs. So, you can simply the search for the factors of the polynomial a great deal by substituting: x = 1 + t which yields 40 ...
May 7, 2007 by Algebra Help

Algebra
Identify coefficients and the degrees of each term polynomial, and then find the degree of each polynomial. a^3b^8c^2 - c^22 + a^5c^10
March 10, 2011 by Miguel

Algebra Help
Identify coefficients and the degrees of each term polynomial, and then find the degree of each polynomial. a^3b^8c^2 - c^22 + a^5c^10
March 10, 2011 by Miguel

algebra
the sum of two polynomials is 40x^5-2x^4+x^3-7x^2-1. if the polynomial is the square of (x^2-7x+1), find the other polynomial
March 6, 2011 by Anonymous

Algebra
2. What is the basic principle that can be used to simplify a polynomial? What is the relevance of the order of operations in simplifying a polynomial?
April 24, 2008 by Laura

algebra
What is the basic principle that can be used to simplify a polynomial? What is the relevance of the order of operations in simplifying a polynomial?
March 29, 2011 by logan

college algebra
find all the zero's of the followig polynomial. write the polynomial in form. f(x)=x^2-256

Algebra
What is 9x^2 +4x^2 Factor each polynomial completely. If a polynomial is prime, say so.
February 21, 2009 by jackie

College Algebra
Find all zeros of the following polynomial. Write th polynomial in factored form. f(x) = x^4 - 256
August 6, 2012 by Kameesha

Algebra
Do I have this right? A first degree polynomial crosses the x axis A second degree polynomial touches the y axis without crosisng A third degree polynomial flattens against the y axis.
November 30, 2009 by Nicki

Algebra
There is a polynomial which, when multiplied by x^2+2x+3, gives 2x^5+3x^4+8x^3+8x^2+18x+9. What is the polynomial?
November 14, 2014 by Trish Goal

Algebra Question~!
Suppose you divide a polynomial by a binomial. How do you know if the binomial is a factor of the polynomial? Create a sample problem that has a binomial which IS a factor of the polynomial being divided, and another problem that has a binomial which is not a factor of the ...
April 2, 2014 by Gabby

algebra
find F(2) for the polynomial shown below. F(x)=(x^4)-(2x^3)+(3x^2)-(10x+3'0 Substitute 2 for x in the polynomial to work this out. Be sure to watch your signs! I hope this will help.
January 17, 2007 by bailey

Algebra
Use synthetic division to divide the polynomial 2x^3  12x  5 by x + 4, Write the quotient polynomial and the remainder. [Be careful  notice that there is no x2 term.]. Show work.
July 22, 2009 by Breanna

algebra--1 question
Suppose you divide a polynomial by a binomial. How do you know if the binomial is a factor of the polynomial? Create a sample problem that has a binomial which IS a factor of the polynomial being divided, and another problem that has a binomial which is NOT a factor of the ...
May 6, 2015 by SkatingDJ

Algebra
Consider the polynomial: f(x) = 2x^3  3x^2  8x  3. (a) By using the Rational Zero Theorem, list all possible rational zeros of the given polynomial. (b) Find all of the zeros of the given polynomial. Be sure to show work, explaining how you have found them.
July 25, 2009 by Alyssa

Algebra
Use synthetic division to divide the polynomial 2x^3  12x  5 by x + 4, and write the quotient polynomial and the remainder. [Be careful  notice that there is no x^2 term.] Please Show work.
July 21, 2009 by Shelly

algebra
Use synthetic division to divide the polynomial 2x3  45x + 28 by x + 5, and write the quotient polynomial and the remainder. [Be careful  notice that there is no x2 term.]. Show work.
November 22, 2010 by Math Loser :(

algebra
Use synthetic division to divide the polynomial 2x3  45x + 28 by x + 5, and write the quotient polynomial and the remainder. [Be careful  notice that there is no x2 term.]. Show work.
November 23, 2010 by Wizard

algebra
Consider the polynomial f(x) = 3x3  2x2  7x  2. (a) By using the Rational Zero Theorem, list all possible rational zeros of the given polynomial. (b) Find all of the zeros of the given polynomial. Be sure to show work, explaining how you have found them.
November 22, 2010 by Math Loser :(

algebra
Consider the polynomial f(x) = 3x3  2x2  7x  2. (a) By using the Rational Zero Theorem, list all possible rational zeros of the given polynomial. (b) Find all of the zeros of the given polynomial. Be sure to show work, explaining how you have found them.
November 23, 2010 by Math is hard!

Algebra
Consider the polynomial f(x) = 3x3  2x2  7x  2. (a) By using the Rational Zero Theorem, list all possible rational zeros of the given polynomial. (b) Find all of the zeros of the given polynomial. Be sure to show work, explaining how you have found them.
November 23, 2010 by Alg help

zeros of a polynomial
polynomial is x^3 - x^2 -11x + 15 If 3 is the zero of the polynomial, when you divide this polynomial with x-3, the remainder has to be 0? yes. If y=x^3 - x^2 -11x + 15, when y=0 the roots are on the axis.
February 1, 2007 by Jen

calc
A basic fact of algebra states that c is a root of a polynomial f(x) if and only if f(x) = (x-c)g(x) for some polynomial g(x). We say that c is a multiple root if f(x) = [(x-c)^2](h(x)) where h(x) is a polynomial. Show that c is a multiple root of f(x) if and only if c is a ...
September 27, 2011 by t

Math Algebra
Determine whether the expression is a polynomial, if it is state how many terms and variables the polynomial contains. then state the degree 7x^2+3x+3

Algebra
If 3 is a zero of the polynomial f(x), then which of the following is NOT necessarily true? A. (x  3) is a factor of the polynomial f(x). B. 3 is a solution of the equation f(x) = 0. C. (3, 0) is an x-intercept for f. D. (0, 3) is a y-intercept for f.
November 22, 2010 by Math is hard!

algebra
Determine whether the expression is a polynomial. If is is state how many terms and variables the polynomial contains. State the degree -7-1/4x

Algebra-VERY IMPORTANT
Given the polynomial x^2+10x+k Find all the values of k so that this given polynomial is factorable
April 21, 2015 by Josie

algebra
solve the polynomial y=2x^2-4x+1 I am sure neither your text nor your teacher asked you to "solve the polynomial y=2x^2-4x+1 " are you graphing the function, or are you solving the quadratic y=2x^2-4x+1 ?
May 17, 2007 by Haylee

Algebra 2
1. Write a polynomial in standard form that has solutions: 0, -2, 3 2. Write a trinomial that has a degree of 4 and a lead coefficient of -3 3. True of false: 3/x^2 is a polynomial expression
January 12, 2008 by Christian

Algebra
Solve the polynomial x^2+35x+27 Is this polynomial equal to something? Assuming it is equal to zero x= (-35 +- sqrt (35^2 -4*27) )/2
May 8, 2007 by A

Algebra
What polynomial could you subtract from 5x^3 - 12x - x^2 + 9 - 12x^5 - 6x^4 to give a difference of 19 + 8x^3 - 18x - 19x^5 - 2x^2 - 8x^4? Is the answer k (the polynomial) = 7x^5 + 2x^4 - 3x^3 + x^2 + 6x - 28?
October 14, 2014 by Anonymous

algebra
Evaluate the polynomial for x=2 and x = -2. 3x^5-1/4x^2 The value of polynomial for x=2 The value of polynomial for x=-2
October 14, 2013 by Anonymous

algebra
Identify the degree of each term of each polynomial. Then find the degree of the polynomial. xy^3 + 7x^3y^2 - 6xy^4 + 2 I am really having trouble with how this process works. I know the degree of the polynomial is 5 but I don't know how to identify the degree of each term. I ...
January 20, 2015 by Liamz

algebra question
Give an example of a polynomial with degree 3 such that when factored, it contains the two factors (x+5) and (2x-1), i.e., the polynomial looks like (x+5) (2x -1) ( ? ). How many such polynomials you think there are?
September 20, 2007 by Shawn H.

Algebra 2
Given that the polynomial has the given root, find all roots of the polynomial. P(x) = x^4 - 5x^3 + 7x^2 - 5x + 6; -i
May 7, 2010 by Anonymous

Math ( Polynomial )
If the polynomial, x^4 - 6x^3 + 16x^2 - 25x + 10 is divided by another polynomial x^2 - 2x + k, the remainder comes out to be x + a, find k + a, please work the complete solution instead of giving simply an answer.
April 13, 2013 by Jack

Algebra
How can you determine if a polynomial is the difference of two squares? I think that if the polynomial is x^2-64 that this is a polynomial that is a difference of two squares because if you factor it out you would get (x+8)(x-8). If the 64 in my example were positive would ...
August 30, 2008 by Laura

algebra
Like Terms and Degree Identify the degree of each term of each polynomial. Then find the degree of the polynomial xy^3 + 7x^3y^2 - 6xy^4 + 2
January 16, 2015 by Liamz

Algebra
I already posted this question and Reiny answered it, I just wanted to clarify my answer Problem: If f(x) is a polynomial of degree 4, and g(x) is a polynomial of degree 2, then what is the degree of polynomial f(x)-g(x)? Reiny: so f(x) has to contain an x^4 term and g(x) does...
November 12, 2014 by Trish Goal

Algebra
P dollars is invested at annual interest rate r for 1year If the interest is compounded semiannually then the polynomial P(1+r/2)^2 represents the value of the investment after 1 year. rewrite the expressions without parentheses evaluate the polynomial if P=5670 and r=3.5%
October 28, 2013 by Tracy

algebra
Volume of a Box (Refer to the preceding exercise.) A box is constructed from a square piece of metal that is 20 inches on a side. (a) If the square corners of length x are cut out, write a polynomial that gives the volume of the box. (b) Evaluate the polynomial when inches. (c...
August 13, 2011 by mich

Algebra (College)
I need to divide this polynomial synthetically. I think I did it right, but can someone confirm if my answer is right or wrong? Polynomial: x^4 - x^3 + x^2 - x + 2 Divisor: x-2 My answer: x^3 + x^2 + 3x + 5 + 12 (remainder) ---- x-2
April 18, 2010 by Sarah

algebra
Form a polynomial f(x) with real coefficents having the given degree and zeros Degree 5; Zeros: 2; -i;-7+i Enter the polynomial f(x)=a(____) type expression using x as the variable
June 8, 2013 by Sharday

algebra
dividing a polynomial by a polynomial example x-3/x with exponent of 2 -10x+9 or even 2x-3/x with exponent of 2 -10x+9 Thank you any great tutorial sites would help me also.
July 19, 2008 by Dana

college algebra
form a polynomial f(x) with real coefficients having the given degree and zeros degree 4 zeros 5+3i;3 multiplicity 2 enter the polynomial f(x)=a?()
August 27, 2012 by ash

algebra
form a polynomial f(x) with real coefficients having the given degree and zeros. Degree 4; zeros:-3 +5i; 2 multiplicity 2 enter the polynomial f(x)=a(?)
November 20, 2012 by Heather

Math:Polynomial Functions
h(x) = -7x I was thinking that this was not a polynomial function because -7x is just one term making it a monomial but the answer key says it is a polynomial function. Could someone explain why that is so? Thanks :D
September 8, 2009 by Lena

algebra
A polynomial f(x) of degree 3 leaves a remainder of 6 when divided by (x+1) and a remainder of 12 when divided by (x-2). Given that the coefficient of x^3 is 2 and (x+2) is the factor of the polynomial. Show that f(x)= 2x^3+3x^2-5x+2
June 8, 2013 by Everett

What polynomial could you subtract from 5x^3 - 12x - x^2 + 9 - 12x^5 - 6x^4 to give a difference of 19 + 8x^3 - 18x - 19x^5 - 2x^2 - 8x^4? Is the answer k (the polynomial) = 7x^5 + 2x^4 - 3x^3 + x^2 + 6x - 28?
October 15, 2014 by Anonymous

algebra
Determine whether each expression is a polynomial. If it is a polynomial, find the degree and determine whether it is a monomial, binomial, or trinomial. 1. 7a^2b + 3b^2  a^2b 2. 6g^2h^3k
February 3, 2016 by Sally

Math (Algebra)
A number is called algebraic if there is a polynomial with rational coefficients for which the number is a root. For example,√2 is algebraic because it is a root of the polynomial x^2−2. The number √2+√3+√5 is also algebraic because it is a root ...
May 21, 2013 by Dan

Graphs of polynomial functions
What do polynomial functions look like? And what can be consider a polynomial function? Would a graph that is like an upside down V be considered as a graph of a polynomial function?
October 9, 2007 by Jessi

math algebra 2
polynomial complete the table for -7x^4+8x^3-3x^2+5x-9 not sure if this is correct sorry I did not post my answer to check to see if they were correct. term -7x^4 8x^3 3x^2 5x -9 coefficient -4 8 3 5 8 degree of term 4 3 2 1 0 degree of polynomial 7? -7x^4
April 16, 2011 by Anonymous

algebra
Use the discriminant to find out whether this quadratic polynomial can be factored. Factor the polynomial if it is not prime. This polnomial is prime, so I cannot factor it. I just need help with the discriminant part. Thaks in advance for your help. 4x^2-27x+45
September 3, 2010 by Trina

Polynomial Functions
What do polynomial functions look like? And what can be consider a polynomial function? Would a graph that is like an upside down V be considered as a graph of a polynomial function?
October 10, 2007 by Jessi

Polynomial Functions-help
What do polynomial functions look like? And what can be consider a polynomial function? Would a graph that is like an upside down V be considered as a graph of a polynomial function?
October 12, 2007 by Jessi

Algebra
Divide 1-125b^3 by 5b - 1 You need to learn the technique of polynomial long division. It's just the same as if numbers were involved. See http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/factor/fac01/fac01.html for sevaral examples. Hint: It will be a three-term polynomial. The first term will...
August 6, 2007 by Juri

algebra
Evaluate the polynomial when x =4 Evaluate the polynomial when x = 4: x3 - 5x2 + x
June 10, 2014 by Lisa

algebra
Volume of a Box A box is constructed by cutting out square corners of a rectangular piece of cardboard and folding up the sides. If the cutout corners have sides with length x, then the volume of the box is given by the polynomial A box is constructed from a square piece of ...
August 13, 2011 by mich

algebra 1
Can someone solve theses for me? Factor the polynomial x2 + 7x + 12 completely Factor the polynomial x2  4 completely Factor the polynomial 18a2b  4ab + 10a completely x2 + 7x + 12 = (x+4)(x+3) x2  4 = (x+2)(x-2) 18a2b  4ab + 10a = 2a(9ab - 2b + 5)
May 15, 2007 by mike

Algebra
Swimming space. The length of a rectangular swimming pool is 2x - 1 meters, and the width is x + 2 meters. Write a polynomial A(x) that represents the area. Find A(5). I have the polynomial being: A(x)=2x^2+3x If I find A(5): 2*5^2+3*5 2*25+15 65 meters. Is this right?
October 27, 2008 by mchawk

College Algebra
I need to divide this polynomial synthetically. I think I did it right, but can someone confirm if my answer is right or wrong? Polynomial: x^4 - x^3 + x^2 - x + 2 Divisor: x-2 My answer: x^3 + x^2 + 3x + 5 + 12 (remainder) ---- x-2 ( the x-2 in my answer is meant to go under ...
April 18, 2010 by Sarah

Algebra
Can someone please explain how to do these problems. 1)write a polynomial function of least degree with intregal coefficients whose zeros include 4 and 2i. 2)list all of the possible rational zeros of f(x)= 3x^3-2x^2+7x+6. 3)Find all of the rational zeros of f(x)= 4x^3-3x^2-...
August 10, 2007 by Marissa

Algebra
How is dividing a polynomial by a binomial similar to or different from the long division you learned in elementary school? Can understanding how to do one kind of division help you with understanding the other kind? What are some examples from real life in which you might ...
April 14, 2010 by Michelle

Algebra 2
for the polynomial complete the following table, -7x^4+8x^3-8x^2+3x-4. Degree of the term, Coefficient, Degree of the term, Degree of the Polynomial. Thank you.
February 22, 2011 by Esther

polynomials
No to both questions. A polynomial is a sum of at least one integer power of x (or other unknown), each multiplied by a constant. '9' is simply a constant. 2^x is a power of 2, not a power of x. Is 9 a polynomial? Is 2^x a polynomial?
January 7, 2007 by drwls

How is dividing a polynomial by a binomial similar to or different from the long division you learned in elementary school? Can understanding how to do one kind of division help you with understanding the other kind? What are some examples from real life in which you might use...
June 6, 2008 by Kell

Math
consider the polynomial (x-a)(x-b)and the real number line Identify the points on the line where the polynomial is zero. In each of the three subintervals of the line, write the sign of each factor and the sign of the product.For which values does the polynomial possibly ...
September 11, 2014 by Brian

algebra
Bob's Barber shop estimates their gross revenue for the second qaurter to be given by the polynomial 9x^3+4x^2-6x+9. The shop estimates their costs for that quarter to be given by 7x^2+2x+1. For the second qauter,find and simplify a polynomial that will represent their profit
February 2, 2011 by lisa

algebra
1. Evaluate the polynomial for x=3 and x=-3: the value of -6x +8 is - when x is 3, when x is -3? 2. Evaluate the polynomial for x =-4 and x=4:The value of -2x^3+8x^2-5x-9 is- x is 4,x is -4. 5. Add (8m^3-3m^2+m-5)+(8m^3+3m^2-4m-2) 6.Subtract (5a^3+a-7)-(8-7a^3-2a^2) &. (-1/2y^...
October 9, 2013 by Skeeter

algebra
List all possible or potential rational zeros for the polynomial below find all real zeros of the polynomial below and factor completely over the real numbers. f(x) x^4 + 10x^3 + 12x^2 - 58x + 35 Someone anyone?????
December 9, 2011 by sue

algebra
Compounded semiannually. P dollars is invested at annual interest rate r for 1 year. If the interest is compounded semiannually, then the polynomial represents the value of the investment after 1 year. Rewrite this expression without parentheses. Evaluate the polynomial if
August 10, 2013 by shirley whitley

college algebra
What is the fundamental theorem of algebra of this polynomial in completed factored form? and how do I graph it? f(x)=x^5-x^4+x^3-x^2+x-1
November 15, 2010 by lori

college algebra
What is the fundamental theorem of algebra of this polynomial in completed factored form? and how do I graph it? f(x)=x^5-x^4+x^3-x^2+x-1
November 15, 2010 by lori

math
1.binomial 2.degree of monomial 3.monomial 4.perfect-square trinomial 5.standard form of polynomial A.a polynomial with two terms B.a polynomial in which the terms decrease in degree from left to right and there are no like terms C.a polynomial whith two identical binomal ...
May 12, 2010 by ed

math/algebra
Compounded semiannually. P dollars is invested at annual interest rate r for 1 year. If the interest is compounded semiannually, then the polynomial P(1+r/2)^2represents the value of the investment after 1 year. Rewrite this expression without parentheses. Evaluate the ...
February 27, 2009 by Debbie

College Algebra
Compounded semiannually. P dollars is invested at annual interest rate r for 1 year. If the interest is compounded semiannually, then the polynomial P(1+r/2)^2 represents the value of the investment after 1 year. Rewrite this expression without parentheses. Evaluate the ...
November 26, 2010 by Lisa

Pre Calculus
1. Find all rational zeros of the polynomial. Then determine any irrational zeros, and factor the polynomial completely. 3x^4-11x^3+5x^2+3x 2. Find the polynomial with leading coefficient 1 that has a degree of 4, a zero of multiplicity 2 at x=1 and a zero at x=2+i
November 21, 2011 by Josh

Math
Part 1: Suppose you divide a polynomial by a binomial. How do you know if the binomial is a factor of the polynomial? Create a sample problem that has a binomial which IS a factor of the polynomial being divided, and another problem that has a binomial which is NOT a factor of...
April 27, 2015 by Help?

Find all zeros of the following polynomial. Write the polynomial in factored form. f(x)=x^3-3x^2+16x-48 I put: x^2(x-3)+16(x=3) (x-3)(x^2+16) For zeros: x-3=0 x=0 **My teacher stated check the equation solution again. What is the value for x and hence what is the zero for the ...

Math
Part 1: Suppose you divide a polynomial by a binomial. How do you know if the binomial is a factor of the polynomial? Create a sample problem that has a binomial which IS a factor of the polynomial being divided, and another problem that has a binomial which is NOT a factor of...
April 27, 2015 by Tiana

Algebra
Hi! My name is Jason... today I have 2 problems for you both having to deal with Algebra. My questions are ::: Question 1 :: Direction: Find the degree of the polynomial. Problem: - 1 + 8 x ^ 4 - x ^ 2 (negative 1 plus 8x squared minus x squared) Question 2 :: Classify 1 6 + 5...
August 20, 2007 by Jason

math
hi my name is hedi and i am in serious need with help with some math problems dealing with polynomials can some one please help me? Determine whether each expression is a polynomial. If it is a polynomial, state the degree of the polynomial. (This is the question) 1.5x^3+2xy6^...
April 28, 2008 by hedi

Algebra 2!
1.) (x) = (x^4)/4 − 3x^3 + (23x^2)/2 - 15x. Find the x values where the extremes occur. 2.) On a 10 question exam each question is worth 10 points (no partial credit). How ways can you make a 70%? 3.) Write the polynomial in standard form. Then classify it by degree and...
May 8, 2014 by FIONA

Maths
true/false 1. a cubic polynomial has at least one zero.............. 2. a quadratic polynomial an have at most two zeroes.......... 3. if r(x)is the remainder and p(x) is the divisor, then degree r(x) < degree p(x)............ 4. if zeroes of a quadratic polynomial ax^2+b^x...
June 14, 2013 by Shiana

word problems in algebra
A square has sides of length 3x - 2 cm. Express the area of the square as a polynomial. would i write this as 3x-2cm^4 because there are foru sides sorry post went before i was done polynominial confuse me after thinking about what polynomial is suppose to represent one or ...
April 22, 2007 by TOMMY

Algebra II
I need to write a polynomial in SIMPLEST FORM having roots 2,-2 and 4. I have to gt rid of the parentheses by multiplying everything out.Did I do it correctly? Also, someone said yes, but I'm wondering if it suppose to have anything else done to it-it seems way too easy the ...
September 22, 2011 by Jessica

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