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Polynomial synthetic division

Synthetic division is a shortcut method of dividing polynomials as opposed to long division. Yet, this method can only be used when we are dividing a liner expression and the leading coefficient is a 1.

Lessons

    • a)
      Long division
    • b)
      Synthetic division
  • 2.
    • b)
      Divide (29x312x4x)\left( {29{x^3} - 12{x^4} - x} \right) by (53x)\left( {5 - 3x} \right) using synthetic division and write the division statement in 2 ways.
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Polynomial synthetic division

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