# How do you write a polynomial in standard form, then classify it by degree and number of terms #6a^4 + 9a^3 - 12a^2#?

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Feb 23, 2018

#### Explanation:

Definition: A polynomial is in standard form when its term of highest degree is first, its term of 2nd highest is 2nd etc..

Examples of Polynomials in Standard Form. -

Non-Examples of Polynomials in Standard Form.

In the given sum