Elementary Algebra

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285194055
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-405-9

Chapter 5 - Exponents and Polynomials - 5.1 - Addition and Subtraction of Polynomials - Problem Set 5.1: 7

Answer

degree = 2

Work Step by Step

The degree of the polynomial is equal to the degree of the term with the highest degree. The term of the monomial has the following degree: $=1+1=2$
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