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  • 4 years ago

Identify the degree of each term of the polynomial and the degree of the polynomial. -7x^3+3x^2+7x-5

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  1. anonymous
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    3 2 1 0, sum of the exponents of the VARIABLES in each term

  2. anonymous
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    The degree of the polynomial is the degree of the highest term.

  3. anonymous
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    so i am sorry this one has me mind boggled.....so term one would be 3 term two would be 2 term three would be 1 and term four would be 0? or am i totally off base with this \

  4. anonymous
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    correct. first term is 3 because x is raised to 3, same with 2nd, 3rd. A constant term has 0 degree

  5. anonymous
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    and the degree of the polynomial would be 3

  6. anonymous
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    yes, because that's the degree of the highest term

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    ok...you have been suvh a help to me this am thank you so much

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