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Hits: 53   Question i.       The polynomial , where  and  are constants, is denoted by . It is  given that   and  are factors of . Find the values of  and .    ii.       When  and  have these values, find the quotient when p(x) is divided by x2 + x − 2. Solution      i.   […]

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Hits: 63   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 12. i.       Find the values of a and b.    ii.       When a and b have these values, factorise p(x) completely. Solution […]

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Hits: 37   Question The cubic polynomial  is defined by where  and  are constants. It is given that  is a factor of  and that, when is divided by , the remainder is 24.      i.       Find the values of  and .    ii.       When  and  have these values, factorise p(x) completely. Solution      […]

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Hits: 100   Question The cubic polynomial  is defined by where  and  are constants. It is given that  is a factor of  and that, when is divided by , the remainder is 24.      i.       Find the values of  and .    ii.       When  and  have these values, factorise p(x) completely. Solution      […]

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Hits: 121   Question The polynomial  is defined by where  is a constant. i.       Given that  is a factor of , find the value of . ii.       When  has the value found in part (i), find the quotient when  is divided by . Solution      i.   We are given that; We are […]