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

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ISBN 10: 0-32184-874-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-32184-874-1

Chapter 4 - Polynomials - 4.4 Addition and Subtraction of Polynomials - 4.4 Exercise Set: 3

Answer

opposite; sign

Work Step by Step

RECALL: $-(a+b) = -a -b$ Thus, the opposite of a polynomial can be found by changing the sign of every term. Therefore, the missing expressions in the given statement (in order) are: opposite; sign
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