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Classify 6x^4 – 8x^3 + 6x^2 by degree and by number of terms.
quadratic binomial
quartic trinomial
cubic binomial
quintic trinomial



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ash2326
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@Kagome_gurl8 What's the degree here?

Kagome_gurl8
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I am not sure.

ash2326
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What's the highest power of x here?

Kagome_gurl8
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8x

ash2326
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x^2=> power 2
What's the highest power here ?

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x?

ash2326
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What's the highest power of x?
power of x in each term
6x^4 – 8x^3 + 6x^2
power 4 3 2

Kagome_gurl8
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so it'd be 4?

ash2326
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yes, and how many terms are there?

Kagome_gurl8
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3

ash2326
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highest degree is 4 so it's quartic
no. of terms 3 so trinomial
so which is the correct option?

Kagome_gurl8
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quartic trinomial

ash2326
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correct:)

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Thank you very much :)