# What is the leading term, leading coefficient, and degree of this polynomial #f(x)= x^2(sqrt2) + x - 5#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 11, 2018

Leading term

#### Explanation:

We can write this as:

This is a quadratic in standard form:

Where:

Hence, Leading term:

Also, a quadratic function is of degree 2, since the leading term is of