# How do you write a polynomial in standard form, then classify it by degree and number of terms #3x^3- 2x + 1#?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 2, 2018

The polynomial is already in the standard form, is of third degree and has 3 terms.

#### Explanation:

A polynomial is in the standard form if their components are in the decreasing order (right)

Is of the third order because 3 is the highest exponent in the components.

It has three components:1,2,3.