Ch 3: Polynomial Equations in Precalculus

About This Chapter

Explore polynomial math as your view the brief video lessons in this precalculus math chapter. Master the theorems and identities necessary to solve polynomial math problems.

Polynomial Equations in Precalculus - Chapter Summary

Our experienced instructors will define and explain a host of theorems as you progress through this precalculus math chapter, including the division, remainder and factor theorems. Explore roots in precalculus and learn to use the root location, conjugate radical roots and complex conjugate roots theorems.

After viewing each of the lessons in this chapter, you will have worked with the following precalculus principles:

  • Remainder and factor theorems
  • Calculating derivatives of polynomials
  • Fundamental theorem of algebra
  • Rational roots theorem
  • Sum-to-product identities

Master precalculus math quickly and easily. Our expert instructors present each topic in an engaging video lesson - view it as many times as you like while you study. The lesson transcripts are a great way to review formulas and terminology, and you can confirm your progress by taking the optional quizzes and chapter exam. Should you have any questions as you study, just ask. You'll have polynomial equations mastered in no time!

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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