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jeletta1

  • 3 years ago

identify the degree and number of terms in the polynomial. 4p^5 - p^3 + p^2 + 11

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  1. GOODMAN
    • 3 years ago
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    The degree is determined by the highest power in the polynomial. In this case, it is 5.

  2. jeletta1
    • 3 years ago
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    and what about the term.

  3. GOODMAN
    • 3 years ago
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    Well, how many numbers are there? There are 1)4p^5 2)-p^3 3)p^2 4)11 All together, thats 4 terms :)

  4. GOODMAN
    • 3 years ago
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    If you need further help in this kind of subject, check this site out: http://www.purplemath.com/modules/polydefs.htm

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