Will you please help me divide the following using synthetic division: 4x^3 – 4x^2 + 9x + 6 by 2x +1
Thank you
OK so we want to get
We find that
Now apply synthetic division.
The Remainder Theorem Look at the bottom of that page where it explains how to do it. If the remainder is 0 then is a factor. The numbers on the bottoms are the coefficients of the new polynomial you will get.
(Sorry if this was confusing)