1. Limited time only! Sign up for a free 30min personal tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

3rd degree polynomial

  1. Mar 30, 2008 #1

    3. The attempt at a solution

    - this is actually part of an eigenvalue problem, but I can't seem to remember how to factor 3rd degree polynomials. Any thing to help me remember would be great.
  2. jcsd
  3. Mar 30, 2008 #2
    well by investigation we can see that 2 is a root of that equation, now can u perform synthetic division, or devide that polynomial by (x-2).
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Similar Discussions: 3rd degree polynomial