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

1 Answer
Dec 23, 2017

Refer tot he explanation.




You have already written the polynomial in standard form, from highest to lowest exponent and then the constant.

This is a 4th degree polynomial because the highest exponent is #4# in #x^4#.

It has four terms, which are separated by addition and subtraction symbols.