AIME 1986

Algebra Level 4

The polynomial \(1-x+{x}^{2}-{x}^{3}+.....-{x}^{17}\)

may be written in the form \({a}_{0}+{a}_{1}y+{a}_{2}{y}^{2}.....+{a}_{17}{y}^{17}\)

\(where \quad y=x+1\) and \({a}_{i}s\) are constant then find \({a}_{2}\)

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