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  • one year ago

Identify the like terms in the following expression: 14y2+14y−2y−4. A. 14y, 4 B. 14y2, 14y, -2y C. 14y, 2y, 4 D. 14y, -2y

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  1. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Like terms are the terms with the same varible attatched to it

  2. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Look the the letters behind those numbers which have the same one?

  3. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Not quite

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    no because in C there is 12y 2y and 4... no y

  5. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    The 4 does not have a y attached to it so they are no like terms

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    oh. so its b

  7. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Well its y^2 its not just y

  8. anonymous
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    not quite. its tricky because they put a y^2 which is not the same as just y

  9. texaschic101
    • one year ago
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    no.... it has to have exactly the same variables Like terms : 4y,3y,-5y Unlike terms : 4y^2, 2y, 3

  10. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Here is an example |dw:1444057091664:dw|

  11. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Have you figured it out?

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    no...

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    there is only one left that you havent chosen with matching variables. variables are the letter like Y or X if there is a number AFTER the variable it is not the same.

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    does 14y and 4 have the same variable?

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