content of a polynomial

Let P=a0+a1x++anxn[x] be a polynomial with integer coefficients. The content of P is the greatest common divisorMathworldPlanetmathPlanetmath of the coefficients of P.

Title content of a polynomial
Canonical name ContentOfAPolynomial
Date of creation 2013-03-22 13:33:42
Last modified on 2013-03-22 13:33:42
Owner Daume (40)
Last modified by Daume (40)
Numerical id 4
Author Daume (40)
Entry type Definition
Classification msc 11C08
Related topic ProductOfFinitelyGeneratedIdeals