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F(x) = ax+b has discriminant?

  1. Jun 6, 2014 #1
    f(x) = ax+b has discriminant? If yes, which is?
     
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    They talk about polynomials of degree ##n##. So set ##n=1##.
     
  7. Jun 7, 2014 #6
    Second my calculus, the discriminant is 1. Correct?
     
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