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## Homework Statement

[tex]p(x)=vx^{n+1}+ux^{n}+1[/tex]

## Homework Equations

1) Find u and v so that 1 is a double root for p.

2) Conclude the quotient of p(x) over (x+1)^2.

3) For n=4 find u and v and find the quotient of p(x) over (x-1)^2.

## The Attempt at a Solution

Can someone just tell me how to start this please. I really have no idea on how to start this off. Thanks in advance.

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