OpenStudy (anonymous):

Using the Fundamental Theorem of Algebra determine how many possible zeros there are for each polynomial function. 1. x^5-2x+1 2. 2x+5 3. (x-5)(x+2) 4. x^2+3x-5 5. x^4-3x^2+5x-2 6. 2x(x+4)(x-7) 7. x^3-54 a. 3 Possible zeros b. 5 Possible zeros c. 2 Possible zeros d. 1 Possible zero e. 4 Possible zeros

5 years ago
terenzreignz (terenzreignz):

number of possible zeros is simply the largest exponent x has in each expression :)

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

1b 2c 3b 4a 5b 6d 7 a

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

6=e not d

5 years ago