Polynomial questions Dividing Polynomial question Find the missing dividend or divisor ? --- =x-11 x-5 10/25/2013 | Ma from Los Angeles, CA | 2 Answers | 0 Votes Mark favorite Subscribe Comment
I'm interpreting your question as solve for "y" in y/(x-5) = x-11. Solve as follows: 1. Multiply both sides of the equation by the denominator of the left-side >>> y = (x-11)*(x-5) 2. Factor >>> y = x^2 - 5*x - 11*x + 5*11 = x^2 - 16x + 55 10/25/2013 | Richard L. Comment