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Write the polynomial in standard form. Then name the polynomial based on its degree and number of terms

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  1. amistre64
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    which polynomial are we looking at?

  2. anonymous
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    \[1. 2-11x^2-8x+6x^2\]

  3. anonymous
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    thats a 2 NOT a 1.2 srry

  4. myininaya
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    degree is 2

  5. amistre64
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    we combine all the like terms together, do you know how to do that?

  6. anonymous
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    for the most part

  7. anonymous
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    lemme try and u tell me if i got it

  8. amistre64
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    ok :)

  9. anonymous
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    16x^4+8x+2?

  10. myininaya
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    x^4?

  11. amistre64
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    close...close....

  12. myininaya
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    positive 8?

  13. amistre64
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    6x^2 -11x^2 -8x +2

  14. amistre64
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    -5x^2 -8x +2 would be the gooder form :)

  15. amistre64
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    how many terms do we see? a term is everything between a + or a - sign...

  16. anonymous
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    i hate matthe

  17. anonymous
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    4?

  18. amistre64
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    im probably not being clear enough, but that was a good guess :)

  19. amistre64
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    -5x^2 <- 1 term -8x <- 1 term +2 <- 1 term how many terms are there?

  20. anonymous
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    3

  21. anonymous
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    oh you ment in the simplified 1.. ohhh 0-0

  22. amistre64
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    3 is the number of wheels on a tricycle... this is a trinomial

  23. anonymous
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    yes.. the part that gets me is the math and

  24. anonymous
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    if its a quad or cubic

  25. amistre64
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    what is the highest number exponent you see in the our trinomial?

  26. anonymous
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    2

  27. amistre64
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    then the degree is 2 :) thats all there is to that... and quadratic is just a fancy latin name for "we squared it" which means it has a 2 degree.

  28. anonymous
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    so cubed would be?

  29. amistre64
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    a cube is 3 diminsional... so a degree of 3

  30. anonymous
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    power of 2 is squared. cubed is power of 3.

  31. anonymous
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    ok thanks thats simple enough 0-0

  32. anonymous
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    And when they want the degree you just find the term with the largest exponent. The exponent is the degree of the polynomial.

  33. amistre64
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    try this one: 4x^5 +5x -2 how many terms are there?

  34. anonymous
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    3

  35. amistre64
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    very good :) and 3 is a tri...??

  36. anonymous
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    YEASH )-)

  37. anonymous
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    So what kind of polynomial is it?

  38. anonymous
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    trinomial

  39. amistre64
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    yay!!

  40. anonymous
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    with degree of?

  41. amistre64
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    and its degree is?

  42. anonymous
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    5

  43. anonymous
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    Yep.

  44. amistre64
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    hoorah!!

  45. anonymous
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    can you two be mah math teacher???

  46. anonymous
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    Try this one on for size. 3(x+2) + x^2(x-4) + 5x

  47. amistre64
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    lol.... :)

  48. anonymous
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    NOOOO. it looks like it has been distributed?

  49. anonymous
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    It needs some distribution and some combining of terms yes.

  50. amistre64
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    way to burst a bubble lol ;)

  51. anonymous
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    IKR. i dont need that now

  52. anonymous
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    Well he wanted me to be his math teacher.. that's what he gets! ;p

  53. amistre64
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    LOL!!

  54. anonymous
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    It's very easy to distribute. You'll be surprised at how fast it is. Give it a try.

  55. anonymous
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    I'll do the first distribution for you. 3(x+2) = 3x+6

  56. anonymous
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    noo. that is unnesesary (fail spelling) work for me :(

  57. anonymous
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    No, it's good practice.

  58. anonymous
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    If you practice you can do it easily.

  59. anonymous
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    good practice is the worksheet i need to do

  60. anonymous
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    Ok, then do your other homework, then come back and do it ;p

  61. anonymous
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    lol well help meh still pls :)

  62. anonymous
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    Of course.

  63. anonymous
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    Find the degree of the monomial. 6x^8y^5

  64. anonymous
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    it would be 8

  65. anonymous
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    right.

  66. myininaya
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    13

  67. anonymous
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    if a term has more than one variable you have to add the exponents.

  68. anonymous
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    go away myininaya. you not mah teacher. :P

  69. anonymous
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    oohk

  70. anonymous
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    so 13

  71. anonymous
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    Yep

  72. anonymous
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    aaaalrighty then

  73. anonymous
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    moar

  74. anonymous
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    Write the polynomial in standard form 4g-g^3+3g^2-2

  75. anonymous
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    just combine terms?

  76. anonymous
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    There are no terms there you can combine. They all have different degrees

  77. anonymous
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    So you just have to put them in order from highest degree to lowest.

  78. anonymous
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    Each term has a degree, and the degree of the polynomial is the highest degree of all of the terms

  79. anonymous
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    Standard form means that all like terms are combined, and the terms are in order of degree from highest to lowest.

  80. anonymous
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    lemme try it

  81. anonymous
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    -g^3+3g^2+4g+-2?

  82. anonymous
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    ??

  83. anonymous
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    Yes except +-2 is just -2

  84. anonymous
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    alrighty then

  85. anonymous
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    Match the expression with its name. 6x^3-9x+3

  86. anonymous
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    cubic tri???

  87. myininaya
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    i will go away

  88. anonymous
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    trinomial yes.

  89. anonymous
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    HAY. 1 more paper 7 questions?

  90. anonymous
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    Goes quick when you know what you're doing doesn't it ;p

  91. anonymous
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    nvm

  92. anonymous
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    You're done?

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