# What is the degree of 7m^6n^5?

Mar 9, 2018

$6$

#### Explanation:

When you are asked to give the degree of a polynomial, you simply look at the highest power represented in the equation/expression.

So, when given:

$7 {m}^{6} {n}^{5}$

We know that the degree is $6$, because that is the highest power shown.