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Hits: 65   Question The polynomial , where  and  are constants, is denoted by . It is given that   is a factor of , and that when  is divided by  the remainder is 10. i.       Find the values of a and b.    ii.       When a and b have these values, solve the […]

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Hits: 72   Question The polynomial , where  and  are constants, is denoted by . It is given that   is a factor of , and that when  is divided by the remainder is 10.  i.       Find the values of a and b.    ii.       When a and b have these values, solve the […]

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Hits: 51   Question The polynomial , where a and b are constants, is denoted by . It is given that when  is divided by  the remainder is 30, and that when  is divided by  the remainder is 18. i.       Find the values of  and .    ii.       When a and b have […]

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Hits: 142   Question The polynomial , where a and b are constants, is denoted by . It is given that when  is divided by  the remainder is 30, and that when  is divided by  the remainder is 18. i.       Find the values of  and .    ii.       When a and b have […]

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Hits: 150    Question The polynomial  is denoted by . i.       Find the quotient and remainder when  is divided by .    ii.       Use the factor theorem to show that  is a factor of . Solution      i.   Hence quotient is and remainder is .    ii.   We are given that; […]