An algebra problem by Vishwesh Kumar

Algebra Level 2

Consider the 2 functions: $$f\left( x \right) =x^{ 3 }+ax^{ 2 }+bx+c\\ g\left( x \right) =x^{ 3 }+bx^{ 2 }+cx+a$$

Given:

(i) f(1)=0

(ii) roots of g(x) are squares of roots of f(x)

Find $$a^{ 2013 }+b^{ 2013 }+c^{ 2013 }$$

This question was asked in Regional Mathematics Olympiads 2013 of class 10th

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