# What are the coefficients in the expression #6p^2 + 4p#?

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Definition of **coefficient**: **A number used to multiply a variable.**

In the expression in the problem the variables are:

Therefore, the coefficients are:

There are different types of coefficients,

#### Explanation:

There are different types of coefficients.

In

The **numerical** coefficient is the number part of the term.

The numerical coefficients are

The **litteral** coefficients are the variable parts of a term.

The litteral coefficients are

If we are referring to a specific number and/or variable, then the coefficient consists of the factors which are 'with' that factor.

The coefficient of

The coefficient of