# If (3 - 2i) is a solution to a polynomial equation, is the complex conjugate, 3 + 2i, also a solution?

Jan 11, 2016

Possibly

#### Explanation:

Only if the coefficients are real.

Jan 11, 2016

yes.

#### Explanation:

if the complex number a + bi is a solution to the polynomial equation then so is the complex conjugate a - bi.