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 2 years ago
Find the coefficient of the term indicated in the following expansion; (2+x)^8, x^5
I know what the answer is but could anyone tell me how to get it?
 2 years ago
Find the coefficient of the term indicated in the following expansion; (2+x)^8, x^5 I know what the answer is but could anyone tell me how to get it?

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tyteen4a03
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The coefficient for any term is the nonvariable part of the term (i.e the number). For example, 7x^2y^5's coefficient is 7.

Matt71
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay, but how do I get to that without writing all the terms out and just using x^5?

tyteen4a03
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1For terms that has no numbers leading it, the coefficient is 1 (1x^5)
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