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# Translation of polynomials Watch

1. This is what I think, but can anyone help here? I may be completely wrong:

A polynomial has the expression of
So if it was translated by a vector of it'd be:

So if you had two polynomials such as:

1.
2.

This means that the vector translation of 1 is and 2 is so would the translation vector be (from 1 ---> 2) ?

(I know that the vector columns are wrong in many ways but e.g )
2. (Original post by Sulfur)
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Only if graph 2 is .

Method does not work since they are translations of different polynomials.
3. (Original post by lazy_fish)
Only if graph 2 is .

Method does not work since they are translations of different polynomials.
Thanks! I was wondering about that with polynomials of different degrees etc.
4. (Original post by Sulfur)

EDIT: bx is to the power of n-1 for all of this post, don't know why it isn't appearing like that)
If you have more than a single character then you need to use { }.

5. (Original post by BabyMaths)
If you have more than a single character then you need to use { }.

Thank you!

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