# How many roots does the equation #-2x^3 = 0# have?

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Apr 17, 2017

#### Explanation:

This equation only has one root. We are multiplying

Thus

Apr 17, 2017

One with multiplicity 3

#### Explanation:

The equation

This is set for deeper reasons (fundamental theorem of Algebra), but an intuitive explanation is that if we change of a little quantity depending on

This is why we say that