# Past Papers’ Solutions | Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) | AS & A level | Mathematics 9709 | Pure Mathematics 2 (P2-9709/02) | Year 2012 | Oct-Nov | (P2-9709/22) | Q#3

Question The polynomial is denoted by p(x). i. Find the quotient when p(x) is divided by . ii. Hence solve the equation p(x)=0. Solution i. Hence quotient is and remainder is . ii. We are required to solve; When a polynomial, , is divided by a non-constant divisor, , […]