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    Long division problem

    Long division of x^2+x+3 into 2x^3+5x^2+8x+2 yields:

    (????)( x^2+x+3)+(?????)

    i get the answer 2x+3-[(x-7)/(x^2+x+3)] but i don't know how to put the answer in the form above?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jonny-123 View Post
    Long division of x^2+x+3 into 2x^3+5x^2+8x+2 yields:

    (????)( x^2+x+3)+(?????)

    i get the answer 2x+3-[(x-7)/(x^2+x+3)] but i don't know how to put the answer in the form above?
    (2x+3)(x^2+x+3) - (x+7)
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