## Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

The answers are: $\color{red}{n^5, -4n^3, 2n, \text{and } -8}$.
Remember that terms in a polynomial are separated by addition or subtraction. Terms can be numbers, variables, or products of numbers and/or variables. Take note of the signs of the terms. In this item, the terms of this polynomial are: $\color{red}{n^5, -4n^3, 2n, \text{and } -8}$.