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Resultant

Resultant[poly1,poly2,var]
computes the resultant of the polynomials and with respect to the variable var.

Resultant[poly1,poly2,var,Modulusp]
computes the resultant modulo the prime p.

Details and OptionsDetails and Options

  • The resultant of two polynomials p and q, both with leading coefficient 1, is the product of all the differences between roots of the polynomials. The resultant is always a number or a polynomial.
Introduced in 1988
(1.0)