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Third Root of Equation

Two of the roots of the equation are and . Find the third root of the equation.
Source: NCTM Mathematics Teacher, August 2006

Let be the third root of the equation. 108 more words

Problem Solving

Analytic formulas of polynomials


Analytic formulas, or analytic solutions, or algebraic solutions, of polynomials are answers to the question ‘what are the roots of this function?’ directly – no messing around with guesses. 918 more words


Cubic Polynomial Word Problem: Jenny and the Magic Bean

Here is a PDF version of a math problem I recently created. You’ll have to know how to factor cubic polynomials, so you may want to brush up on that first, or use this problem as a refresher. 71 more words

Word Problems

Universality of Univariate Mixed Fractions in Divisive Meadows

This is to announce a new electronic preprint concerning meadows. The paper entitled “Universality of univariate mixed fractions in divisive meadows” (arXiv:1707.00499v1 ) has now been archived. 60 more words

Announcement Of Publication

Polynomial Regression in Python

In this post, we will run a polynomial regression on the Housing data set instead of a linear regression. We will do this when we suspect that there is a non-linear relationship in the data that the linear regression won’t pick up on.   127 more words