# How do you find the degree and leading coefficient of the polynomial #a^3+6a+14#?

##### 2 Answers

Jul 3, 2018

degree

#### Explanation:

Given:

The degree of a polynomial is the largest exponent of the monomials.

The largest exponent is

The leading coefficient is the constant that is in front of the largest exponent monomial. If there is no constant, it is

Jul 4, 2018

Degree:

Leading Coefficient:

#### Explanation:

The degree of a polynomial is the highest exponent of all of the terms. We see that this is

The leading coefficient is just the number multiplying the term with the highest degree.

Right now, we only see

Hope this helps!