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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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โˆ™ 2022-10-18 16:40:41

5x + x - 9x .

In this case all terms are alike and so can be combined.

5x + x = 6x

Then 6x - 9x = -3x The answer.

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โˆ™ 2009-12-16 19:08:00

5x + (x-9x) = 5x + (-8x) = -3x.

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