# What is the degree of # 3x^3+6x^2-2x-4#?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 19, 2015

3

#### Explanation:

**The degree of a polynomial is highest degree among all of its terms.**

Let's take a look at the degree of each term:

Degree of

Degree of

Degree of

Degree of

The highest degree among all of these is 3. Therefore, the degree of the polynomial is 3.