# How do you write a polynomial function in standard form with Zero: 0, multiplicity 2?

##### 1 Answer

May 11, 2016

#### Explanation:

If

Note that this would be true for

#f(x)=x^2# since if#a# is a value in the range for#f(x)# then there are 2 solutions for#x# , namely#x=-sqrt(a)# and#x=+sqrt(a)#

Note that if

then

and again this will be true for

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in fact