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.


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.