Math. 311 Fall 1998
HOMEWORK SUMMARY REPORT
Week number: 11
Problem number: 7.1.6
Number of papers received: 4
Reviewing committee (Greek letter): Sigma
List all participating members:
Juan Carlos Juarez
Chris Romero
Andrew Bains
Author[s] of paper[s] chosen for publication: ...
Comments:
Problem is correct. More of a workout would be helpful.
INSTRUCTOR'S COMMENT: A better paper is that of Trevor Tidwell. The
point is that if you set x equal to one of the numbers a_i , the
determinant is 0, so you have found a root. Since there are only n roots,
you have found them all.