Polynomial Equations

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Polynomial Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz to assess knowledge of the history and development of polynomial equations and their possible solutions.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Fundamental Theorem of Algebra states that every polynomial equation of degree n has ? solution(s).
    • A. 

      "at most n"

    • B. 

      "exactly n"

    • C. 

      1

    • D. 

      2

    • E. 

      "more than n"

  • 2. 
    Who discovered the Quintic Formula?
    • A. 

      Abel

    • B. 

      Galois

    • C. 

      Ruffini

    • D. 

      Einstein

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 3. 
    What major conclusion resulted from the work of Ruffini, Abel, and Galois?
  • 4. 
    Solutions to polynomial equations can be ? or ?.