Problem of the Week

What is the remainder when f(x)=999x^999 + 998x^998+997x^997+. . .+2x^2+x is divided by x-1?


Submit your answer with or without solution and your affiliated school to

Problem due until 25th of November,2013.

Names of those who got the correct answer will be posted here immediately after the answer has been reviewed.

Correct answers  were submitted by:

1. Mark Elis Espiridion.Mapua Institute of Technology, Intramuros, Manila, Philippines

2. Jerome Bechayda Laguna State Polytechnic University,San Pablo City Campus

3. Melvin D. Alas-as, Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation Lucena City

4. Jeffrey Robles.BS Chemical Engineering.University of the Philippines Diliman

5. Armand Macapagong. University of Cebu-Main

6. John Michael Maninang. University of Santo Tomas

7. Jay Rald Quiachon. University of Cebu-Main

8. Milind Srivastava. India


10. Jomari Tan. BS Civil Engineering. DE LA SALLE UNIVERSITY

11. J. Kenneth Jalandoni. Technological University of the Philippines-Visayas

12. Christian Rey Notario. BS Applied Mathematics. Ateneo De Manila University

13.Arsh Singh

14. Rex M. Romero. Academic Head. STI Bacolod-Annex

15. Versalius Magna

16. John Rey Jimenez. Negros Occidental High School

17. Caesar Ian B. Pedro. University of the Philippines- Diliman

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    Correct. Please try the new problem of the week for this week.

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