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 2 years ago
Zach wrote the formula w(w – 1)(5w + 2) for the volume of a rectangular prism he is designing, with width w, which is always has a positive value greater than 1. Find the product and then classify this polynomial by degree and by number of terms.
 2 years ago
Zach wrote the formula w(w – 1)(5w + 2) for the volume of a rectangular prism he is designing, with width w, which is always has a positive value greater than 1. Find the product and then classify this polynomial by degree and by number of terms.

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swade
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You have to foil. After you foiled the equations the highest number exponent will be the degree of the equation. The number of terms is simply how many things you have at the end, i.e, 4x^2+2x+1 has 3 terms, 4x^2, 2x, and 1 are all terms.

asapbleh
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[w \left( w 1 \right)\left( 5w +2 \right)\] First you will need to multiply w(w1) w*w= \[w ^{2}\] w*1=w so now its \[(w ^{2}w)(5w+2)\]

asapbleh
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Try to multiply the outermost part, which is w^2*5w*, then w^2*2, then w*5w, and finally w*2. The degree will be to the 3rd.

Kagome_gurl8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.05w^53w^42w^3 correct @asapbleh

asapbleh
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1no that doesnt seem about right, dw:1359259142306:dw try again

asapbleh
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1simplify \[5w ^{3}+2w ^{2}5w ^{2}2\]
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