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Polynomial basics

13 videos
1 skill
"Polynomials" sound like a fancy word, but you just have to break down the root words. "Poly" means "many". So we're just talking about "many nomials" and everyone knows what a "nomial" is. Okay, most of us don't. Well, a polynomials has "many" terms. From understanding what a "term" is to basic simplification, addition and subtraction of polynomials, this tutorial will get you very familiar with the world of many "nomials." :)

Terms coefficients and exponents in a polynomial

VIDEO 2:36 minutes
Terms coefficients and exponents in a polynomial

Polynomials 1

VIDEO 4:37 minutes
Polynomials 1

Polynomials 2

VIDEO 1:24 minutes
Polynomials 2

Evaluating a polynomial at a given value

VIDEO 1:09 minutes
Evaluating a polynomial at a given value

Simplify a polynomial

VIDEO 3:37 minutes
Working through simplifying a polynomial

Adding polynomials

VIDEO 2:10 minutes
Adding Polynomials

Example: Adding polynomials with multiple variables

VIDEO 2:30 minutes
Basic example of simplifying a polynomial expression with multiple variables.

Addition and subtraction of polynomials

VIDEO 15:59 minutes
Addition and Subtraction of Polynomials

Adding and subtracting polynomials 1

VIDEO 2:01 minutes
Adding and Subtracting Polynomials 1

Adding and subtracting polynomials 2

VIDEO 1:44 minutes
Adding and Subtracting Polynomials 2

Adding and subtracting polynomials 3

VIDEO 2:27 minutes
Adding and Subtracting Polynomials 3

Subtracting polynomials

VIDEO 2:07 minutes
Subtracting Polynomials

Subtracting polynomials with multiple variables

VIDEO 2:10 minutes
Subtracting polynomials with multiple variables

Adding and subtracting polynomials

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Add or subtract polynomials