anonymous
  • anonymous
to find the degree of a polynomial you add all exponents or what rule am I supposed to follow?
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anonymous
  • anonymous
you add the exponents of each term (only the variables, not the constants). the degree of the polynomial is the degree of the term with the highest degree.
anonymous
  • anonymous
ok,, so for ex 2 x^4 + 4 x^2 y X^4 would be the degree
anonymous
  • anonymous
4 would be the degree of the polynomial

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anonymous
  • anonymous
2x^4 would be the leading term because it has the highest degree
anonymous
  • anonymous
ok thank you
anonymous
  • anonymous
the degree of 4x^2y is 3

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