Know and apply the Remainder Theorem: For a polynomial p(x) and a number a, the remainder on division by x – a is p(a), so p(a) = 0 if and only if (x – a) is a factor of p(x).

Category: Algebra
Domain: Arithmetic with Polynomials and Rational Expressions
Cluster: Understand the relationship between zeros and factors of polynomials


All Standards    Common Core Standards 8-12


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