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# If two remainders are related can we find $a$? Add to your resource collection Remove from your resource collection Add notes to this resource View your notes for this resource

Ref: R8468

## Question

The remainder when $x^4 + 3x^2 - 2x + 2$ is divided by $x + a$ is the square of the remainder when $x^2 - 3$ is divided by $x + a$. Calculate the possible values of $a$.