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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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### polynom can't handle complex coefficients in long division?

I've been having a lot of trouble when using complex coefficients for long division using polynom. It's just not calculating the correct division. I'm using overleaf as my IDE and sometimes it also ...
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### polyhornerscheme error

I am using the package polynom. I want to make next Horner’s scheme $\dfrac{x^2+mx+1}{x+2}$ using next command: \polyhornerscheme[x=-2]{x^2+mx+1} \documentclass{article} \usepackage{polynom} % ...
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### Can we use random variables in \polylongdiv

I would like to randomly generate polynomials before using \polylongdiv for long division. I tried the code below to make one of the coefficients of the divisor random but the compilation takes ...
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### How do I draw arrows under equations?

I don’t know how to produce the arrows circled in red: Here is what I have so far: \dfrac{5}{6} \div \left(-\dfrac{3}{4}\right)=\dfrac{5}{6} \times \left(-\dfrac{4}{3}\right)=-\dfac{10}{9}
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### Conflict between polynom packages and slovak babel

My problem is the conflict between polynomial long division provided by the polynom package and Slovak babel. I want to get the polynomial long division, I use the package polynom and the following ...
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### Protecting polynom package against Czech babel option

I encountered a problem when I try to typeset text with the babel library for the Czech language and using the polynom library. The correct polynom division looks like below. My MWE is: \...
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### Using the letter e (not natural log) in long division in Latex

I'm trying to do a long division in Latex but using the letter e, not x. My code is: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{polynom} \polyset{% style=A, delims={\big(}...
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### Division line in polydiv not correct

Line in division is not as expected...while using polydiv \documentclass{article} % \usepackage[paperwidth=94mm,paperheight=50mm,margin=2mm,footskip=2mm ] {geometry} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{...
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### How to ameliorate this euclidean division

please how to ameliorate this code (space and alignement ), I want to have a large fraction and all be aligned \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,openany]{book} \usepackage{mathrsfs} \usepackage{amsmath,...
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### polylongdiv style=D error

English translation When I use the command \polylongdiv[style=D]{3x^4+0x^3-2x^2+x-1}{x^2-x}, I get the following error: ! Forbidden control sequence found while scanning use of \language@active@...
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### Teaking the polynomial long division sign in polynom

With \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{polynom} \begin{document} $\polylongdiv{x^3+x^2-1}{x-1}$ \end{document} we get something similar to the image in this question. The line for the ...
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### Polygon division with a square root

I need to write a polygon division using polynom package, but my coefficients have square roots and the package gives me an error. Is it possible to make this division using polynom? \documentclass{...
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### Conflict between flexisym and polynom packages

After isolating the problem, an aberrant behavior shows up if flexisym and polynom packages are added in beamer. The execution process jams indefinitely without any sign of errors. The following ...
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### Multivariate polynomial long division in LaTex

How do I typeset polynomial long division with multiple variables using LaTeX? I want to do polynomial long division with two and more divisors. I know there was a similar question already answered ...
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### Locally typeset a polynomial division problem

Problem: Trying to locally typeset a polynomial division problem by using the package polynomial. Minimal Working Example (MWE): \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{...
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### How to visualize (polynomial) long division with infinite fractions only for the first n fractions

I have the following fraction (1+2z^{-1})\(1+2z^{-1}+4z^{-3}) which I want to calculate and visualize with the polynom-package. However, if I execute the following code: \documentclass{article} \...
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### File polydiv.sty' not found. Please Help

How can I get the ordinary polynomial long division by using polydiv like this? When i came to this link i was trying to compile the codes given in the solution (user:Loop Space) but i met with an ...
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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}{ \edef\tmp{\polyfactorize{#1}} % The only difference } \begin{document} \...
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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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### 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 ... 870 views

### 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 ...