# Algebra 2 Unit 5 Flashcards

What is a monomial?

A monomial is a number, variable, or a product of numbers and variables

The Exponent Product Rule means to ______ the exponents on the same base

Add

The Exponent Power Rule means to ______ the exponents on the same base

Multiply

The Exponent Quotient Rule means to ______ the exponents on the same base

Subtract

The Zero Exponent Rule means that any base to the zero power is …

1

The Negative Exponent Rule means that any base with a negative exponent must be …

Moved to the opposite numerator/denominator from where it was and the expanent made positive

When adding or subtracting monomials, make sure you …

Combine Like Terms!

How do you write Polynomials in Standard form?

Write them in Alphabetical and Descending order

What do you call the highest exponent of a polynomial?

It is called the degree

What is the definition of a polynomial?

It is the sum or difference of many monomials

What do you call a polynimial with a degree of 0?

A constant

What do you call a polynimial with a degree of 1?

Linear

What do you call a polynimial with a degree of 2?

Quadratic

What do you call a polynimial with a degree of 3?

Cubic

What do you call a polynimial with a degree of 4?

Quartic

What do you call a polynimial with a degree of 5?

Quintic

What do you call a polynimial with only one term?

A monomial

What do you call a polynimial with only two terms?

A binomial

What do you call a polynimial with only three terms?

A trinomial