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  • one year ago

what is the degree of the polynomial 5pq^2-3p^6+5p^6q^3-6p^3q^5???

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  1. anonymous
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    add up the exponents on each term. For example the first term is 5pq². The p's exponent is 1, the q's exponent is 2. So the degree of that term is 1 + 2 = 3. Do that for every term and the highest one is the degree of the whole polynomial.

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so the degree is 19?

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    how did you get 19?

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    add all of them o.0

  5. anonymous
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    you have to do them separately and then take the highest

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    p=11 and q=8???

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    each term, like this|dw:1443112440593:dw|

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    so itll be 9

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    yes

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    thank you so much

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    you're welcome

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