There is a polynomial which, when multiplied by , gives . What is that polynomial? (Give your answer as a polynomial in which the terms appear in order of decreasing degree. In other words, "" is a valid answer, but "" is not.)
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This sounds like your homework. It is difficult to explain the process used to solve this, I think it's called "synthetic division". I don't like simply providing the answer, either. Have you not studied this in class?
As Anonymous said......this is kind of lengthy.......here's a good explanation.....http://www.purplemath.com/modules/polydiv2.htm