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Quotient

Function: quotient (<p_1>, <p_2>)

u:expand(2*(x+2)*(x-1)*(x+2));
v:expand((1-2*x)*(x-2));
quotient(u, v);

Function: quotient (<p_1>, <p_2>, <x_1>, ..., <x_n>) Returns the polynomial <p_1> divided by the polynomial <p_2>. The arguments <x_1>, ..., <x_n> are interpreted as in ratvars.

quotient returns the first element of the two-element list returned by divide.

(%o1)                                true
(%i2) 

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quotient(x^5+x+1,x^3+2);

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quotient (8,2);

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quotient

z1:x^4+x^2+2*x-2;

z2:x^2-1;

quotient([eq1,eq2],[x...

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quotient-ratsimp-remainder

f : x^5 + 3*x^2 + x + 2;

g : x^2 + x + 1;

q1 : quotient(f, g);

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quotient

eq1:(x^5)-(x^4)+2*(x^...

eq2:x^3+2*x^2-3;

quotient(eq1,eq2);

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quotient-remainder

f : x^5 + 3*x^2 + x + 2;

g : x^2 + x + 1;

q1 : quotient(f, g);

Calculate

quotient

z1:x^4+x^2+2*x-2;

z2:x^2-1;

quotient([eq1,eq2],[x...

Calculate

quotient-remainder

quotient(8880,2);

remainder(8880,2);

Calculate

quotient-ratsimp-remainder

f : x^5 + 3*x^2 + x + 2;

g : x^2 + x + 1;

q1 : quotient(f, g);

Calculate