Exponent Laws
Polynomials Terminology
Multiplying/Dividing
Solving Polynomials
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Any base to the exponent zero

One

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A polynomial that has two terms

Binomial

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4 - (-8)

12

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Exponents of the same base are _______ when multiplying polynomials

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x2(x3)

x5

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The '-3' in the polynomial (-3xy2 + 4x) is

The coefficient

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y + y

2y

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These two things are multiplied or divided together when calculating polynomials

Coefficients by coefficients; and
variables by variables

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The constant of this polynomial:

-2y6 + 3x

Zero

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m4s divided by ms

m3

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The 'y' in the statement

5x4 - 3y8 is

The variable

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0.5n3d + 8d3n

0.5n3d + 8d3n

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This is being modelled below:

4x(3y + 2)

= 4x(3y) + 4x(2)

The distributive property

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If w = 3, substitution would give this answer to the following polynomial:

-2w2 + 4w - 13

-19

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Simplify:  (y2 / w3)2

y4 / w6

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The term to the zeroth power is called

The constant

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What we can add or subtract in Polynomials

'Like terms'

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The quotient of the following statement:

(9xy - 6x) / -3x

-3y + 2

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These degrees can be properly modelled using algebra tiles

Zeroth, first, and second

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Simplify:
(15x2 / 3xy)0

1

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The _______ of the following polynomial is 1:

2x + 3

Degree

500

'Like terms' have these things in common

The same variables with the same exponential value

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The standard form product of the following statement:

(2 + 3x2)(4x - 3)

12x3 - 9x2 + 8x - 6

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If written in standard form, the degree of this polynomial's 2nd term:

-4x3 + 18 + w2y- 0.5bc

Three

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