Let p be a prime integer.

Prove that Z_p[x] is a unique factorization domain.

I need a legit proof to this if possible.

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- Dec 17th 2009, 08:14 AMpleasehelpme1Unique Factorization Domains
Let p be a prime integer.

Prove that Z_p[x] is a unique factorization domain.

I need a legit proof to this if possible. - Dec 17th 2009, 09:25 PMNonCommAlgProve that Z_p is a unique factorization domain for prime p.
- Dec 18th 2009, 06:24 AMpleasehelpme1???
why is this always the answer i get... you can just assume things like Z_p being a field. I don't see how that proves anything?

- Dec 18th 2009, 12:18 PMtonio
- Dec 18th 2009, 01:29 PMNonCommAlg
- Dec 18th 2009, 02:51 PMpleasehelpme1....
i can't use that assumption. i have to prove it as if i don't know anything above.

- Dec 18th 2009, 04:52 PMmr fantastic
This whole question is alewady under discussion here: http://www.mathhelpforum.com/math-he...need-help.html

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