# How do you use the remainder theorem to see if the #p+5# is a factor of #p^4+6p^3+11p^2+29p-13#?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 8, 2017

Not a factor.

#### Explanation:

Before even using the remainder theorem, you can see that

But looking at it again using the remainder theorem...

Call The expression

If

Calculate

If the answer is equal to

If the answer is not

Nope, not a factor!