Elementary Algebra

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Chapter 5 - Exponents and Polynomials - 5.5 - Dividing by Binomials - Concept Quiz 5.5 - Page 217: 3

True

Work Step by Step

We use the following guideling: $\frac{Dividend}{Divisor}$ = Quotient + $\frac{Remainder}{Divisor}$ Because 7 is the remainder and (2x + 1) is the divisor, following the above guideline, the remainder for this division is $\frac{7}{(2x + 1)}$. So, this sentence is true.

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