*P*(*x*) is a polynomial. When *P*(*x*) is divided by (5*x-*2), the remainder is *R *. If *P*(*x*) is divided by (2-5*x*), then the remainder is

A. *R *

B. − *R *

C. (2/5) *R*

D. 2/5

E. −2/5

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When p(x) is divided by `(5x-2)` the remainder is R.

Using remainder theorem `5x-2 = 0rarrx=2/5`

By the definition of remainder theorem;

`R=p(2/5)`

When p(x) divided by `2-5x` then;

`2-5x =0`

`x=2/5`

*So still the remainder is R.*

*Correct answer is A)*

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