Exploring Polynomial Root Multiplicity

What happens when multiple factors of a polynomial represent the same root? Vary the sliders for the roots and describe what happens to the graph as two roots coincide.

 

Chris Harrow

 
Material Type
Activity
Tags
algebra  polynomial  roots  multiplicity 
Target Group (Age)
15 – 18
Language
English (United States)
 
 
GeoGebra version
4.0
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