What is the remainder when f(x) = -3x^17 + x^9 - x^5 + 2x is divided by x + 1?
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The answer is just .
I know the answer thanks to you but how did you find the answer? I would like to do it on my own, right?
The Factor/Root Theorem: Given the polynomial then is factor of if and only if is a root or . As a result of the theorem if is divided by the remainder is .
I will have to work on this definition much more.
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