Q. 8

If a polynomial p(x) is divided by (ax + b), then the remainder is:
A. p(b/a)

B. p(– b/a)

C. p(a/b)

D. p(– a/b)

Answer :

f(x) = ax + b

Therefore, by Remainder Theorem, f(x) = 0

ax + b = 0

x = – b/a Remainder = p(x) = p(– b/a)

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