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The result is less than the whole number and greater than or equal to the decimal.

Unless the whole number is negative in which case the result is greater than the whole number and less than or equal to the decimal.

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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

The sum or difference of p and q is the of the x-term in the trinomial

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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