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Polynomials

Polynomials

Algebra II Terms

Get down with the lingo

Binomial Theorem

A way to expand binomials raised to a power without actually multiplying them out.

End Behavior

The way a graph of a polynomial looks at its ends. Also describes how a polynomial shakes its booty on the dance floor.

Pascal's Triangle

A shortcut to find the coefficients of a binomial expansion.

Perfect Square Trinomial

A polynomial of the form a2 + 2ab + b2.

Polynomial


Remainder Theorem


Root

A solution to an equation; aka a zero; where the graph crosses the x-axis

Synthetic Division


Zero

A solution to an equation; aka a root; where the graph crosses the x-axis

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