College Algebra (11th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321671791
ISBN 13: 978-0-32167-179-0

Chapter R - Section R.3 - Polynomials - R.3 Exercises - Page 29: 30


Polynomial; Degree 3; Binomial

Work Step by Step

A polynomial is a term or finite sum of terms with only positive or zero integer exponents. -9y + $5y^{3}$ is a binomial because it has 2 terms and the degree is 3 because the largest exponent is 3 in $y^{3}$.
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