How do you use synthetic division to divide #(-3x^4)/(x-2)#?

1 Answer
Jan 29, 2018

Answer:

#color(green)(-3x^3 - 6x^2 - 12x - 24 -(48)/(x-2))#

Explanation:

#color(white)(aa)2color(white)(aa)|color(white)(aa)-3color(white)(aaaaa)0color(white)(aaa)0color(white)(aaaa)0color(white)(aaaa)0#
#color(white)(aaaaaa)|#
#color(white)(aaaaa)|color(white)(aaaa)darrcolor(white)(aa)-6-12-24-48#
#color(white)(aaaaa)|-------------#

#color(white)(aaaaaaaaa)-3color(white)(aaa)-6-12-24-48#

#color(green)(-3x^3 - 6x^2 - 12x - 24 -(48)/(x-2))#