Math Analysis – Remainder Theorem

By | November 7, 2016

Remainder Theorem

In this tutorial the student is given a polynomial and an input value.  The student will then evaluate the polynomial using the given input value.  The student will accomplish this by using synthetic division, the Remainder Theorem and basic substitution to verify the result.

Solution

The process of synthetic division will result in the same as substituting in the x value of 2.

Graphing Tool

Click on the link below to see an interactive example of this problem with an online graphing calculator.