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#### Bezout

Function: bezout (<p1>, <p2>, <x>) an alternative to the `resultant` command. It returns a matrix. `determinant` of this matrix is the desired resultant.

```(%o1)                                true
(%i2) ```

### Related Examples

##### bezout

bezout((a+b+c+d+e)*x^...

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##### bezout

bezout (a*x+b, c*x^2+...

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##### bezout

eq1: 161*x + 368*y = ...

bezout(eq1,x,y);

Calculate

##### bezout

eq1: 105*x +465*y = 195;

bezout(eq1,x,y);

Calculate

##### bezout-determinant-eliminate-expand-resultant

expr1:x^2+x+y;

expr2:xy+y^2+x+y;

a:bezout(expr1,expr2,x);

Calculate

##### bezout-determinant-ratsimp

M:bezout((a+b+c+d+e)*...

D:determinant(M);

ratsimp(D);

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##### bezout-determinant-eliminate-expand-resultant

expr1:x^2+x+y;

expr2:xy+y^2+x+y;

a:bezout(expr1,expr2,x);

Calculate

##### bezout

eq1: 7*x -29*y = 136;

bezout(eq1,x,y);

Calculate

##### bezout

eq1: 7*x -29*y = 1;

bezout(eq1,x,y);

Calculate

##### bezout

bezout (a*x+b, c*x^2+...

Calculate