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rcs it is impossible because the numerical coefficient in first term is variable a
is that so?
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2] a ..... -4 ...... 4
.............2a ....(4a-8)
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.....a....(2a-4) ...(4a-4)
is the remainder ... set that equal to 4 and solve for
... note you could also use the remainder theorem to answer this question.