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A Simple Solution of the Cubic

by Dan Kalman and James White

This article originally appeared in:
College Mathematics Journal
November, 1998

Subject classification(s): Polynomial Equations | Algebra | Algebra and Number Theory | Analysis | Numerical Analysis | Solutions of Equations
Applicable Course(s): 4.8 History of Math | 2.1 College Algebra

A simple symmetric way of solving the cubic equation.

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