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Questions tagged [polynom]

{polynom} is for the questions relating to the `polynom` package, which offers macros to manipulate polynomials, most notably to typeset polynomial long divisions.

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Polynomial long division with extra brackets

the package polynom offers its style C, which is pretty close to my wishes, but not perfect: I like to get the subtracted part in brackets with an leading minus like here: Example: \documentclass{...
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Polynom How to write Long Division with z^-1

I'm having trouble using \polynom for variables with negative exponents. When I run \polylongdiv[style=A]{1+2z^{-2}+z^{-4}}{z^{-1} - z^{-3}} I get something not at all correct. Is there a more ...
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Undefined control sequence in edef (with polynom)

For some reason, this code: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{polynom} \newcommand{\calcRatFunc}[1]{ \edef\tmp{\polyfactorize{#1}} % The only difference } \begin{document} \...
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Underline the Answer of Polylongdiv in Latex

How to underline the answer of \polylongdiv (from polynom) in LaTeX?
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polynom.sty: How can show only the task and the result of a Polynomial long division?

How can I automatically show only the task and the result of a Polynomial long division, like (without the 'gap', too late seen above) I know, there are possibilities to bunch that together (see MWE)...
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Is it possible to integrate a polynomial division in an align environment?

MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{ amsmath, polynom } \polyset{ vars = s, style = C } \begin{document} \begin{align} ...
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how to use \polyhornerscheme command

How to use \polyhornerscheme command to divide the polynomial f(x)=2x^4-3x^3+4x^2-5x+ 6 by (x-2)(x+5)? I used this one \begin{document} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{polynom} \...
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Polynomial long division using \polylongdiv

Cryptography and Network Security Page 126 on this book \documentclass[usenames,dvipsnames]{beamer} \usepackage{colortbl} \usepackage{dcolumn} \usefonttheme[onlymath]{serif} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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How to set up European/French style long division in TeX?

How exactly can one achieve French Style Long Division? Is line drawing/table/array formatting my only way here? I'm really new into TeX/LaTeX trying to find my way around it for elementary math, but ...
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\polyprint doesn't work properly with brackets?

An MWE: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{polynom} \begin{document} \polyadd\polya{5(6x-7)-4(9-10x)}{0}% \polyprint\polya \end{document} I think the result should be 70x-71 but the result ...
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How do I de-ascii-artify polynomial divison with polynom?

The following code shows a polynomial long division: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{polynom} \begin{document} \polylongdiv[style=A]{6x^3-2x^2+x+3}{x^2-x+1} \end{document} The output of the ...
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Extend vertical line in polynom division

I have this MWE \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{polynom} \begin{document} \polylongdiv[style=D]{x^3+x^2-4}{x+2} \end{document} With this output What I want is to extend the ...
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polynom package bug

The following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{polynom} \begin{document} $\polylongdiv{x^3+1}{x^2+3}$ \end{document} produces the erroneous output Note that the horizontal rule does not ...
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I'm having an error while trying to install polynom package [duplicate]

First, I use TeXstudio and I have MikTeX 2.9. I tried to make TeXstudio automatically install it but it gives me an error saying it cannot find polynom.sty. At this point I go around the internet ...
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Can you use the command `\polyhornerscheme` with letters in the coefficients place?

I'd like to know if it's possible to use letters instead of numbers using the polynom package and the \polyhornerscheme command? Something like: \polyhornerscheme[x=2,stage=5,tutorlimit=2,tutor=true,...
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unanswered question - signs in the polynom package

I have a repeat question: " When package polynom is used, e.g. \polylongdiv{x^2+5x-2}{x-3} it gives minus the product of the term on the top line times the divisor, and then adds. The way pupils here ...
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long division with polynomials - first term in the quotient aligned with the first term in the dividend [duplicate]

I have a repeat question: "I am using the polynom package to illustrate long division with polynomials. Typically, when I do those problems by hand, I have the first term in the quotient aligned with ...
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Can't get polylongdiv to work

I've tried to use the package polynom. I've used the following command: \polylongdiv[style=C]{z^4-8z^3+39z^2-122z+170}{z^2+8} But my polynom division ends up like this: I have also tried: \...
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Using \polyremainder in polynom package

The documentation of the polynom package refers in chapter "4.6 Low-level commands" (p. 6) to a command called \polyremainder, which should display only the remainder of a polynomial division. I'm not ...
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How to manually write polynomials long division rather than using the automated polynom?

I very new to LaTeX and currently try to practice writing engineering reports with it as a replacement for Microsoft Word. In one of my assignments I have to do Polynomial Long Divisions. I found ...
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Using non-integer roots for synthetic division in polynom

I want to use the polynom package for synthetic division. However, while it works well for integer roots it does not take non-integer inputs. For example this works well: \documentclass[12pt,...
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How may I arrange the following product of two polynomials accordingly?

(1). A proper arrangement is required because some of the terms are scattered. (2). This is how the aforementioned arrangement must look. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{...
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'Long (or vertical) multiplication of polynomials (Long rule for multiplication)'

(1). How may I multiply the two polynomials vertically? \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{polynom} \newcommand*{\Ph}{\...
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How do I make polynom compatible with the align environment?

\documentclass{report} \usepackage{polynom, amsmath} \begin{document} \polylongdiv{x}{x+1} % OK \begin{equation} \polylongdiv{x}{x+1} % OK \end{equation} \begin{align} \polylongdiv{x}{x+1} &...
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Remainder of polynomial long division in polynom doesn't include the last coefficient

The polynom package for the long division of polynomials does not always get the remainder right. \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{polynom} \begin{document} $$\polylongdiv{x^3+1}{x^2+1}$$ $$\...
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Polylongdivision add factors next to the steps

Well for example, take \documentclass{article} \usepackage{polynom} \begin{document} \polylongdiv{x^3 - 7x -6}{x + 1} \end{document} I wish the function to display clearly next to each partial ...
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Different layout for “polynom”

The code \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{polynom} \begin{document} \polylongdiv[style=B]{x^4 - 3x^3 + x^2 + 3x - 2}{x-1} \end{document} produces the following diagram of a polynomial division: ...
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Polynomial Long Division

\polylongdiv{x^3+1}{x+2} using polynom package gives the following! The first mark : I'd like to remove the space between the parenthesis and the overline as marked. Next two marks : I'd like to ...
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How to align the quotient when using polynom

I am using the polynom package to illustrate long division with polynomials. Typically, when I do those problems by hand, I have the first term in the quotient aligned with the first term in the ...
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Polylongdiv: Show x^n if the coefficient = 0

I'm trying to figure out how to display x^n with 0 as coefficient in the polynom divison. I'm using the polynom package for this but the following example doesn't show x^3 and x. Minimal example \...
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Polynomial division code

I would like to give me an example of how to use the polynom package. More specifically, I want to write down on my latex editor the following polynomial division (source): Thanks in advance.
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polynom division without package polynom

I am quite new to TeX, so i don't know how to represent polynom division in latex. I can't use package polynom, since I don't have a polynom with numbers so this is a generic solution for this ...
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I think I found a bug at `polynom.sty` or my calculation is wrong [duplicate]

When I wrote \polylongdiv[style=A]{x^6+x^5+x^4+x^3+x^2+x+1}{x^2+x+1} I get that there is no reminder.... but the reminder is 1 if I'm right.... I hope is OK to post things like that here... Thank ...
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Long Division of Polynomials in LyX

I look here for a way to show a long division of polynomials, and I read here about polynom.sty, but my question is if there is a way that I can write the whole division and not just give two ...
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\polylongdiv with multiple variables [closed]

I'm fairly new to LaTeX and wanted to to do a polynomial division with 3 variables. So I found the polynom package and tried: \polyset{style=C, div=:,vars=x} \polylongdiv{49a^2 - 9b^2 - 30bx - 25x^2}{...
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Bug in polylongdiv?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{polynom} \begin{document} \polylongdiv{x^4-1}{x^3+x^2} \end{document} It leaves out the first x in the quotient. How can I fix this?
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Expand LaTeX macros to modify

I am using the polynom package for polynomial long division. For example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{polynom} \begin{document} \polylongdiv{x^3-x^2+d}{x-2} \end{document} Notice that I ...
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\polyset and greek letters

The polynom style (version “2006/04/20 0.17 (CH,HA)” from texlive 2012) has to be told about which tokens represent variables. The manual has an example like this: \polyset{vars=XYZ\xi, % make X, Y, ...
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Long division of polynoms with equivalence classes

I know of the polynom package for typesetting long divisions of polynoms. What I want to do is to typeset a long division of two polynoms that contain not numbers but equivalence classes based on the ...
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compose polynomial in latex

I would create such a similar thing: I tried using polynom package but the operation I'm doing aren't the common operation because I'm working on galois field so I don't want the result that polynom ...
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How to typeset and annotate a polynomial long division

I need to type a paper for a teacher, who hasn't seen the European division method, so that she could possibly use it in her curriculum. I need something to look like this x^2+4x+4 Box(x+2) ...
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Random coefficients in the polynom package?

I am using the probsoln package to generate random math quizzes. For polynomial division, I can generate random integer coefficients, but I had planned on using the polynom package to auto-generate ...
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How can I get the ordinary polynomial long division by using polydiv like this?

I want to get the following polynomial long division like this: But as you know, when I use command \polylongdiv (package polynom), I always get the following: How can I get the result as in the ...
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How to draw polynom division?

I want to draw this scheme, but I do not know how to start. Please help me.
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polynom with numerator of 1 [closed]

Okay, so I just found out about the polynom package, and needless to say it is great. But I am having some issues with it. I am trying to do 1/(x+1), basically to show the power series expansion of it....
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Polynomial Long Division Using Polynom

I have been toiling around polynom package to typeset polynomial long division. The polynom package produces wonderful long division with step by step process. But I just have two problems. Let me ...
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Multivariate polynomial long division using LaTeX

How do I typeset polynomial long division using multiple variables in LaTeX? I am hoping to be able to do polynomial long division using 2 or more divisors. Currently, the packages I am using are: \...
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How to show the full remainder in polynomial long division?

Original The remainder provided by polynom.sty is NOT complete (as shown in the following figure). My Objective When I was in senior high school, my teacher made the diagram like below. :-) Thus ...
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How to correct excessive lines at the corner and bad line spaces in `polynom.sty`?

Excessive lines at the corner Bad line spacing Minimal Code History: This code was done by @localghost at the LaTeX community site. He made a modification from ) to |. \documentclass{article} \...