### Cubic polynomial interpolation

1. a) Consider the problem of cubic polynomial interpolation p(xi) = yi, I = 0,1,23 with deg(p) ≤ 3 and x0, x1, x2, x3 distinct. Convert the problem of finding p(x) to another problem involving the solution of a system of linear equations. b) Express the system from (a) in the form Ax = b, i