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Polynomial

Determine if possible whether
f(x)=3x^3-2x^2-7x+5 has a zero between a=1 and b=2. (e answer will be yes or cannot say

Determine if possible whether f(x)=x^3+3x^2-9x-13 has a zero between a=1 and b=2. (The answer will be either "yes", or "cannot".

Classify the polynomial as linear, quadratic, cubic, or quartic. Determine the leading term, leading coefficient, and the degree of the polynomial. h(x)=7x^4+5x^2-x+7/8

Find (fg)(x) when f(x)=6x and g(x)=1/2

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1. Determine if possible whether f(x)=3x^3-2x^2-7x+5 has a zero between a=1 and b=2. (e answer will be yes or cannot say

2. Determine if possible whether f(x)=x^3+3x^2-9x-13 has a zero between a=1 and b=2. (The answer will be either "yes", or "cannot".

3. Classify the polynomial as linear, quadratic, cubic, or quartic. Determine the leading term, leading coefficient, and the degree of the polynomial. h(x)=7x^4+5x^2-x+7/8

4. Find ...

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Answers to three fairly challenging problems on polynomial are given in the solution. I have written every step of the solution so that the student can read and learn from this solution bundle.

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