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    polynomials

    my question is:
    for the polynomial p(x)= (a+1)x+(b-7)x+c+5, find the values for a, b or c if
    p(x) has degree 2

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    If the polynomial has degree 2 then a+1=0 and b-7\neq 0
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    thanks for that red dog
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