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Polynomials

Polynomials

Degrees of Multivariable Polynomials Examples

Example 1

What's the degree of the following multivariable polynomial?

4x2 + 3x2y – 5xy4 +7y – 9

Example 2

Determine the degree of each term of the polynomial 5xy2 + 3x6y4 + 7y9.