Let $R$ be a commutative ring with unit. Consider $a ∈ R$ such that $a^2 = 0$. Show that $f (x) = ax + 1 \in R[x]$ is invertible in $R[x]$.
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Let $R$ be a commutative ring with unit. Consider $a ∈ R$ such that $a^2 = 0$. Show that $f (x) = ax + 1 \in R[x]$ is invertible in $R[x]$.
I have no idea how to do it, can you give me any tips?