is the following statement true?give reason."if the polynomial6x4+8x3+17x2+21x+7 is divided by another polynomial 3x2+4x+1,the reminder comes out to be (ax+b),then a=2,b=1"

Asked by FEHMEEDAH NAZNEEN | 31st Aug, 2010, 11:45: AM

Expert Answer:

On division we get quotient 2x2+5 and remainder x+2
If ax+b = x+2, then a=1 and b = 2.
So the given statement is false.

Answered by  | 31st Aug, 2010, 05:54: PM

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