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Modulo division with negative power ?

  1. Jan 5, 2012 #1
    if f(x)modg(x) is valid(means , if it yield a remainder) then , can there be negative powers of x in f(x)?

    for example
    is (x-29)mod(x2 - 3) possible ?
    can we do modulo division like this or is it strictly defined only for positive powers of x?
  2. jcsd
  3. Jan 5, 2012 #2
    Negative powers involves fractions but the mod function doesn't have use of fractional parts as far as I know. Some one with a greater understanding may give you a better answer.
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