Stream: math-comp users

Topic: Newton-Girard identities

view this post on Zulip Laurent Théry (Jan 10 2022 at 13:43):

I've just read this mathematical puzzle :

If α, β, γ are the roots of the cubical polynomial x³ + 5x - 2, what is the value of α⁴+β⁴+γ⁴?

apparently it is a direct application of the Newton-Girard identities .

do we have them in mathcomp?

view this post on Zulip Assia Mahboubi (Feb 02 2022 at 09:05):

I don't think so.

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