# How do you write a polynomial function of least degree with integral coefficients that has the given zeros -3, -1/3, 5?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 16, 2016

#### Explanation:

If the zero is c, the factor is (x-c).

So for zeros of

Let's take a look at the factor

Move the

When set equal to zero and solved, both

Multiply the first two factors.

Multiply/distribute again.

Combine like terms.