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Palindromic Polynomials

Problem #4 A palindromic polynomial is such that for all . Now we use the result in problem #3 to find an irreducible palindromic polynomial of degree 6 over . First, we compute all reducible ones. Now we consider the palindromic . From problem #3(c), is irreducible. I am sorry but I do not understand the definit

Irreducible Palindromic Polynomials of Even Degrees

Show that if a palindromic polynomial of degree n is irreducible over F, then n must be even. Hint Experiment with palindromic polynomials of odd degree Please, can you explain what does palindromic polynomials means? Give me examples palindromic polynomials with even and odd degree.

Irreducible Polynomials and the Euclidean Algorithm

Find the polynomials that represent 1/x^3+x , x/x^3+x, x^2/x^3+x, and x^3/x^3+x modulo the irrreducible polynomial x^5+x^2+1 over F2 ( the field with two elements 0 and 1) Your answers should be polynomials over F2 with degrees at most four. (Can you explain in here why at most degree four) Note: Use the Eucliden algorith

Algebraic Number Theory

Problem 1: Prove that there are no integers x, y, and z such that x^2 +y^2 + z^2 = 999 Problem 2: Show that square root of 2 cubed is an irrational number. Problem 3: For each of the following pairs a and b, use the division algorithm to find quotient q and remainder r. (a) b=189, a=17

Polynomials : Roots, Holes and Vertical Asymptotes

#1: f(x)=(1x^3-18x^2+101x-168)/(1x^3-2x^2-41x+42) Find: All Roots:? All Holes:? All Vertical Asymptotes:? The answer to the 1st question is NOT 8 or -8. #2: f(x)= (-2x^3+37x^2-222x+432)/(1x^3+3x^2-64x-192) I need the roots: (I have two of them (9/2) and (6) but I need the third)? I need to know the hol

Simplifying Polynomials and Collecting Like Terms

Section 4.3 Collect like terms. 4 4 52. 3a - 2a + 2a + a Collect like terms and then arrange in descending order. 3 3 4 66. -1 + 5x - 3 - 7x + x + 5 Classify the polynomial as a monomial, binomial, trinomial, or none o

Theory of Numbers : Fibonacci Number

Suppose that F1 = 1, F2 = 1, F3 =1, F4 = 3, F5 = 5, and in general Fn = Fn-1 + Fn-2 for n ≥ 3 ( Fn is called the nth Fibonacci number.) Prove that F1 + F2 + F3 +...+ Fn = F(n + 2) - 1

Irreducible Polynomials and Fields

List all irreducible polynomial of degree 2, 3 and 4 over F22juu2332. Prove your assertion. Please see the attached file for the fully formatted problems.

Primitive polynomials

1) How do I show x+1 is primitive? 2) How do I prove x^4+x^3+1 is an irreducible polynomial of degree 4 over Z mod?

Legendre Polynomials

17. The first three Legendre polynomials are P0(x) =1 , P1(x) = x and P2(x)=1/2(3x^2-1). If x = cos θ, then P0(cos θ)=1 and P1(cos θ)= cos θ. Show that p2(cos θ)= 1/4(3 cos 2θ +1). Book:- Differential Equations, by Dennis G Zill, page ,number 17.

Abstract Algebra (4 year College)

I had to prove 4 theorems two of them dealt with Abelian elements, automorphism of R2 under compontentwise addition. I want to keep my original work in tack as possble BUT I would like the follwing corrections made based on the following comments. THESE ARE THE ISSUES THAT NEED TO BE ADDRESSED The paper needs to provide

Synthetic Division, Functions, and Interest

A geologist you spoke with is concerned about the rate of land erosion around the base of a dam. Another geologist is studying the magma activity within the earth in an area of New Zealand known for its volcanic activity. One of the shortcuts they apply when doing calculations in the field is to use synthetic division. After t

Legendre equation

(See attached file for full problem description) The problem is solved by integration and evaluation between the limits and algebraic manipulation

Public health / drinking water safety

Discuss an element of drinking water where you see a public health gap or need that should be addressed. You may bring up a specific case relevant to your community if you have one, or bring up a global issue.


List 4 problems dealt with by cryptography & give real world examples of each. 2 paragraphs please.

Prime numbers

6301 is prime. If x, y, and z are integers that are not divisible by 6301, which of the following is equal to x^6299.y^12600.z^18903 mod 6301 ? (a) xyz (b) yz2/x2 (c) z3/x (d) 1/(x2 y2) (e) none of the above


Which of the following is true. a) 16 is a non-trivial square root of 1 modulo 51; hence 51 is composite b) 7 is a non-trivial square root of 1 modulo 47; hence 47 is composite c) 8 is a non-trivial square root of 1 modulo 55; hence 55 is composite d) all of the above e) None of the above

Prime and Nonprime Numbers : Multiplication

Does a prime number multiplied by a prime number ever result in a prime - Why? Does a nonprime multiplied by a nonprime ever result in a prime - why? Is it possible for an extremely large prime to be expressed as a large integer raised to a very large power? Explain. Are there infinitely many natural numbers that are not pri


5. A polynomial is said to be monic is its leading coefficient is perpendicular... Please see attached.

Proofs : Pairwise Real Numbers, Natural and Irrational Numbers

Problem 1. Let n be a natural number and a1.... ,an > 0 be pairwise different positive real numbers. Show that if λ1...λn are such real numbers that the equality ... holds true for all x E R then .... Problem 2. Show that there are infinitely many real numbers x in the interval [0, pi/2] such that both sinx and co

Solving Polynomial Functions

I hope you will be able to help me with this problem, I'm really stuck. 10-(k+5) = 3(k+2) I would also appreciate any explanation.