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Polynomials are classified on degree.
If, Degree = 3, it is cubic polynomial
Degree = 2, It is quadratic polynomial
Degree = 1, It is linear polynomial
Degree = 0, It is constant polynomial
Degree |
Types of Polynomial |
3 |
Cubic Polynomial |
2 |
Quadratic Polynomial |
1 |
Linear Polynomial |
0 |
Constant Polynomial |
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Find degree & type of polynomial
x ^{ 3 } − 3x ^{ 2 } + 4x + 10
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Here, Degree = Highest Power = 3
So, it is cubic polynomial.
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x ^{ 2 } + 2x + 4
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Degree = Highest Power = 2
So, it is quadratic polynomial.
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x + 30
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Degree = Highest Power = 1
So, it is linear polynomial.
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3
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3 = 3 × 1
3 = 3 × 0
Degree = Highest Power = 0
So, it is constant polynomial.
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