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    Polynomial functions: P(x)=5

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    I need to know how to solve p(x)=5 where p(x) is any polynomial.

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    It is a fundamental mathematical fact that for polynomials of degree five or higher, it is no longer possible in general to give explicit formulas for solutions.

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    The method for the solution of p(x)=5 is examined.

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