Chapter 10 - Algebra Coach Exercises



Algebra Coach Exercise on factoring polynomials using the deflation method.
Factor each of the following polynomials. To do this drag-and-drop each of them into the Algebra Coach and click the Factor button.
  1. x^3 - 2 x^2 - 5 x + 6
  2. 2 x^3 - 18 x + 16
  3. x^3 - 5 x^2 + 7 x - 3
  4. x^3 - 9 x^2 + 26 x - 24

  5. 16 x^6 - 13 x - 3
  6. x^3 + 9 x^2 + 26 x + 24
  7. 3 x^3 - 7 x^2 + 4
  8. 16 x^4 - 32 x^3 - 13 x^2 + 29 x - 6


Algebra Coach Exercise on polynomial equations.
Solve each of the following polynomial equations for x. To do this drag-and-drop each of them into the Algebra Coach and click the AutoSolve button.
  1. x^3 - 2 x^2 - 5 x + 6 = 0
  2. 2 x^3 - 18 x + 16 = 0
  3. x^3 - 5 x^2 + 7 x - 3 = 0
  4. x^3 - 9 x^2 + 26 x - 24 = 0

  5. 16 x^6 - 13 x - 3 = 0
  6. x^3 + 9 x^2 + 26 x + 24 = 0
  7. 3 x^3 - 7 x^2 + 4 = 0
  8. 16 x^4 - 32 x^3 - 13 x^2 + 29 x - 6 = 0