#### Problem Statement:

The expression x^4 + ax^3 + 5x^2 + bx + 6 when divided by (x – 2) leaves a remainder of 16 and when divided by (x + 1) leaves a remainder of 10. Find a and b.

- A. a = 5, b = 7
- B. a = -5, b = 7
- C. a = -5, b = -7
- D. a = 5, b = -7

#### Problem Answer:

a and b are equal to **-5 and 7 respectively**.

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