# Algebra - Polynomials (addition and subtraction)

 The flashcards below were created by user randycapped on FreezingBlue Flashcards. GIVEN THE POLYNOMIAL: a. List the terms of the polynomial. b. Write the polynomial in descending order. c. State the degree of the polynomial and the  leading coefficient. a. List the terms of the polynomial. b. Write the polynomial in descending order. c. State the degree of the polynomial and the  leading coefficient. The degree is 5 and the leading coeffecient is 1. GIVEN THE POLYNOMIAL: a. Identify the degree of each term. b. Identify the degree of the polynomial. a. Identify the degree of each term. b. Identify the degree of the polynomial. 6 ADD:  ADD THE POLYNOMIALS: + COMBINE LIKE TERMS AND SOLVE: ADD THE POLYNOMIALS: + GROUP LIKE TERMS:6.1a2 + (-7.2a2) - 8.2c - 3c +4.7a2c + (-9a2c) = Subtract the polynomials. -   Change to addition: (.01c2  - .03cd +  .05d2) + (-.05c2) + (-.07cd) + .02d2Combine like terms: .01c2  + (-.05c2) - .03cd + (-.07cd) +  .05d2 + .02d2SOLVE: -.04c2 - .1cd + .07d2 SUBTRACT:     FROM     RULE: SUBTRACT A FROM B          = B - A Distribute: Regroup Terms: Get common denominators: Solve: The perimeter of a triangle can be represented by the polynomial 19x - 3. Find an expression that represents the length of the missing side. Authorrandycapped ID267549 Card SetAlgebra - Polynomials (addition and subtraction) DescriptionPolynomials (addition and subtraction) Updated2014-03-24T01:55:40Z Show Answers