Without finding the minimal polynomial for , show the degree of said polynomial must be . I know this is true because I was able to derive minimal polynomial ( ), but in doing so I used the assumption that it was of degree as opposed to or .
Last edited by chiph588@; Mar 4th 2010 at 08:26 PM.
Without finding the minimal polynomial for , show the degree of said polynomial must be . I know this is true because I was able to derive minimal polynomial ( ), but in doing so I used the assumption that it was of degree as opposed to or .