The expressions px^4-5x+q and x^4-2x^3-px^2-8 have a common factor x-2. Find the values of p and q.
What would be the best way to answer this question? Do I use simultaneous equations?
I'm just really stuck on this one.
Thanks in advance everyone.
The expressions px^4-5x+q and x^4-2x^3-px^2-8 have a common factor x-2. Find the values of p and q.
What would be the best way to answer this question? Do I use simultaneous equations?
I'm just really stuck on this one.
Thanks in advance everyone.