::: fom <fomJUNK@nyms.net> ::: And, it makes sense that it would be related through the functions ::: because what is involved with polynomials, extension fields, and the ::: fundamental theorem of algebra.
:: Wayne Throop :: The fundamental theorem of algebra: neither a fundamental of algebra, :: nor a theorem of algebra. Discuss.
: fom <fomJUNK@nyms.net> : My usage comes from the presentation in Hungerford.
Oh, the usage is perfectly standard. It's just less than cromulent. Which is to say, I didn't disagree with you, I merely pointed out that the theorem (at least... um... arguably) has an unfortunate name.