# How do you divide #(-x^3 - 5x^2 – 12x – 6 )/((7x + 10 )#?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 21, 2018

What do you need to multiply 7x by to get

answer:

#### Explanation:

Each time you have to find what you need to multiply 7x by to get the lead term of the division.

For example,

when this is subtracted from the original polynomial the result is

Now find what you need to multiply 7x by to get

To do this solve

subtract this from the remaining polynomial and drop down the next term.