Standard Form

terms in order from the greatest degree to the least degree

Terms

variables, constants, or other monomials separated by plus or minus signs in an expression.

Binomial

a polynomial with two terms

Trinomial

a polynomial with three terms

Polynomial

a monomial, or multiple monomials added or subtracted together.

Degree of a Polynomial

the largest exponent or the largest sum of exponents within a polynomial

Constant

a polynomial of degree zero. Just a number by itself.

Linear

a polynomial of degree 1

Quadratic

a polynomial of degree 2

Cubic

a polynomial of degree 3

Monomial

a number, a variable, or a product of numbers and variables with whole-number exponents. ONE term.