## Polynomials

##### Created by:

zofiamita  on November 2, 2010

Pop out
No Messages

# Polynomials

 Constanta number
1/9
Preview our new flashcards mode!

Order by

#### Definitions

Constant a number
monomial a constant, a variable, or a product of a constant and one or more variables
coefficient the constant factor in a monomial
degree of a variable in a monomial the number of times the variable occurs as a factor in the monomial
degree of a monomial the sum of the degress of the variables in the monomial. a nonzero constant has degree 0. the constant 0 has no degree
similar monomial monomials that are identical or that differ only in their coefficients
polynomials A monomial or a sum of monomials. The monomials in a polynomial are called the terms of the polynomial.
simplified polynomial a polynomial in which no two terms are similar. the terms are usually arranged in order of decreasing degree of one of the variables
degree of a polynomial the greatest of the degrees of its terms after it has been simplified

### First Time Here?

Welcome to Quizlet, a fun, free place to study. Try these flashcards, find others to study, or make your own.