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We have polynomial expression: E=x^4+4 Calculate x1 + x2 + x3 + x4 x1, x2, x3,x4 are...
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We could use Viete expressions. They make the link between coefficients and roots in a given equation.
For example, if the equation is :
a*x^4 + b*x^3 + c*x^2 + d*x + e=0
x1 + x2 + x3 + x4=-b/a
In our equation, the coefficient b for x^3 is = 0, so
x1 + x2 + x3 + x4 = 0/1
x1 + x2 + x3 + x4=0
Posted by giorgiana1976 on March 31, 2009 at 6:33 AM (Answer #1)
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