State the quotient and remainder

(x3 - 3x + 1) / (x + 1)

Please show any working out.

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- November 22nd 2008, 07:48 AMJoker37Long division of polynomials
State the quotient and remainder

(x3 - 3x + 1) / (x + 1)

Please show any working out. - November 22nd 2008, 08:09 AMmastersCode:
`x^2 - x - 2 + 3/(x+1)`

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x + 1 | x^3 + 0x^2 -3x + 1

x^3 + x^2

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- x^2 - 3x

- x^2 - x

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-2x + 1

-2x - 2

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3

- November 22nd 2008, 08:15 AMMath_Helper