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If the numerator is greater than or less than one half of the denominator. For example, 7/16 is less because 7 is less than half of 16.

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A polynomial of degree zero is a constant term

The grouping method of factoring can still be used when only some of the terms share a common factor A True B False

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A number a power of a variable or a product of the two is a monomial while a polynomial is the of monomials

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