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To graph the roots of a polynomial, first you must find one root. You only need one! Plot this root on the graph, draw a circle around the origin touching the root (now a point on your circle), and figure out how many degrees apart each root is using this formula: .

The roots will be evenly spaced along the edge of this circle!

*Remember:** The number of roots is the power of the polynomial!*

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- What is the spacing in polar coordinates between the roots of the polynomial ?
- How many roots does have?
- Calculate the roots of and represent them graphically.
- How many roots does have?
- Calculate the roots of and represent them graphically.
- Describe how to represent the roots of graphically without first solving the equation.

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