# Problem #2087

 2087 The graph of the polynomial $P(x) = x^5 + ax^4 + bx^3 + cx^2 + dx + e$ has five distinct $x$-intercepts, one of which is at $(0,0)$. Which of the following coefficients cannot be zero? $\textbf{(A)}\ a \qquad \textbf{(B)}\ b \qquad \textbf{(C)}\ c \qquad \textbf{(D)}\ d \qquad \textbf{(E)}\ e$ This problem is copyrighted by the American Mathematics Competitions.
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