6.3 part 1 (for Jan 27 or 28 block day)

6.3 part 1 (for Jan 27 or 28 block day) - A silly way to...

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1 Objectives s Divide polynomials s Use polynomial division to determine if a linear expression is a factor of a given polynomial. Key Terms Divisor Dividend Quotient Remainder Review s Remember long division? s We use division to find factors of real numbers. We can use polynomial division to find linear factors of polynomials! 1684 5 40 5 Divide by 12 3 2 - + x x 3 - x A silly way to remember the steps: D addy - divide M ommy - multiply S ister - subtract B rother – bring down Divide by 24 19 2 2 + - x x 8 - x
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Unformatted text preview: A silly way to remember the steps: D addy - divide M ommy - multiply S ister - subtract B rother bring down Whoah! Our remainder was 0! What does that mean?? Is a factor of ? 8 6 2 + + x x 2 + x A silly way to remember the steps: D addy - divide M ommy - multiply S ister - subtract B rother bring down One more. Divide, then say if the divisor is a factor of the dividend ) 2 ( ) 2 3 4 ( 2 3 + + +-x x x x...
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This note was uploaded on 05/13/2011 for the course MTH 98 taught by Professor Johnson during the Fall '09 term at Grand Valley State University.

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