# How do you write the polynomial #1 - 2s + 5s^4# in standard form and how many terms and degree is it?

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Apr 11, 2016

#### Explanation:

Standard form is with the highest power terms preceding the other terms. The given polynomial in standard form would be

The degree of a polynomial is the the highest power of its variable. In the present case the degree of polynomial would be 4.