# What is the standard form of a polynomial # (x+3)(x-2) #?

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Apr 15, 2016

#### Explanation:

A polynomial in standard form is arranged with its terms in sequence from highest to lowest degree.

(The degree of a term is the sum of the exponents of the variables in the term).

#x^2color(white)("XXxXX")# : degree 2

#x (=x^1)color(white)("x")# : degree 1

#6 (=6x^0)# : degree 0