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Polynomial equations in practice

Solving exercises about solving equations

The following exercise is solved in this step.

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Exercise 1.

Solve the polynomial equation [(k-1)x^2+kx+1=0,quad kinmathbb R.]

Exercise 2. [Solved only in the PDF file]

Solve the polynomial equation (x^6+7x^3-8=0).

Exercise 3. [Solved only in the PDF file]

Solve the following polynomial equations:

i) (x^3-5x^2+6x=0);

ii) ((x^2-5)^2+x^2-7=0);

iii) (9x^5+4=0);

iv) (9x^5-4=0);

v) (9x^6+4=0);

vi) (9x^6-4=0).

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