Methodology

Dividing by factors

Just straight up divide

Trivia

Spiral review

100

Which method involves writing only the coefficients of each term?

Synthetic division

100

Is (x - 3) a factor of (x^{2} + 2x - 15)? If so, what is the quotient? If not, what is the remainder?

Yes

(x + 5)

100

(x^{2} + 3x + 2) ÷ (x + 1)

x + 2

100

A pumpkin with its face carved is called what?

A jack o'lantern

100

What is the slope of the following linear graph?

y = -2x + 5

-2

200

Which method should you use to divide x^{4} - 3x^{3} - 2x^{2} by x^{2} - 1?

Long division

200

Is (x - 1) a factor of (x^{2} - 6x + 7)? If so, what is the quotient? If not, what is the remainder?

No

remainder is 2

200

(4x^{2} - 2x + 1) ÷ (2x + 1)

2x - 2 + 3/(2x + 1)

200

This spooky town in Massachusetts is home to witches and all things Hocus Pocus

Salem

200

Solve for x.

4(1 - x) = 8x -5(x + 2)

x = 2

300

In order to use synthetic division, what does the divisor have to look like?

(x - c)

(Linear, no number in front of the x, no exponents, etc.)

300

Is (x - 3) a factor of (x^{3} - x^{2} - 9x + 9)? If so, what is the quotient? If not, what is the remainder?

Yes

x^{2} + 2x - 3

300

(x^3-2x^2-5x+6)/(x-3)

x^{2}+x-2

300

Name one traditional item to help you battle a vampire.

Garlic

Cross

Holy water

300

Evaluate f(2) when

f(x) = |x - 5| + 1

4

400

What important step could be overlooked when setting up the following division problem?

A zero must be used as a placeholder for x^{2}

400

Is (x + 1) a factor of (x^{3} - 2x^{2} - 5x + 3)? If so, what is the quotient? If not, what is the remainder?

No

remainder is 5400

(x^3-64)/(x^2+4x+16)

x - 4

400

Who is the man that comes into your nightmares wearing a glove made of razor blades?

Freddy Krueger

400

How many roots does the following polynomial have?

y = 2x^{5}(x - 1)^{2}(x + 4)^{3}

10

500

What would be the *fastest* way to reduce x^{2} + 7x + 12 by x + 3?

Factoring

500

Is (x + 2) a factor of (x^{4} + 2x^{3} - 5x - 10)? If so, what is the quotient? If not, what is the remainder?

Yes

x^{3} - 5

500

(x^{5} + 1) ÷ (x + 1)

x^{4} - x^{3} + x^{2} - x + 1

500

What is the name of the summer camp that Jason terrorized in many of the Friday the 13 films?

Camp Crystal Lake

500

Factor 225x^{4} + 120x^{2} + 16

(15x^{2} + 4)^{2}

or (15x^{2} + 4)(15x^{2} + 4)