## College Algebra 7th Edition

$-3$
Remainder Theorem: If the polynomial $P(x)$ is divided by $x-c$ , then the remainder is the value $P(c)$ . $\left.\begin{array}{l} -1 \ \lfloor \\ \\ \\ \end{array}\right.\begin{array}{rrrrr} 4 & 12 & 5 \\\hline & -4 & -8 \\\hline 4 & 8 &|\ \ \ -3 \end{array}$ $R(x)=P(-1)=-3$