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Polynomial division

  1. May 15, 2013 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Use polynomial long division to determine the quotient when

    [itex]3x^3-5x^2+10x+4[/itex] divided by [itex]3x+1[/itex]

    3. The attempt at a solution

    Please see attachment as I wasn't quite sure how to write my answer here
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  3. May 15, 2013 #2

    SteamKing

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    If A / B = C, then does that mean that A * C = B? That's what you have written at the bottom.
     
  4. May 15, 2013 #3
    Oops should be

    3x^3+5x^2+10x+4/3x+1=x^2-2x+4

    I think..
     
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