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## Is a term or coefficient?

Each term in an algebraic expression is separated by a + sign or J sign. In , the terms are: 5x, 3y, and 8. When a term is made up of a constant multiplied by a variable or variables, that constant is called a coefficient. In the term 5x, the coefficient is 5.

### What does the term coefficient mean in math?

coefficients are the number when you multiply a number and a variable. For example 5a the coefficient in that term is 5 if you have 48e the coefficient is 48. So the coefficient is the number when you multiply a number times a variable.

**What are coefficient like terms?**

The coefficients are the numbers that multiply the variables or letters. Thus in 5x + y – 7, 5 is a coefficient. Like terms are terms that contain the same variable raised to the same power. In 5x + y – 7 the terms are 5x, y and -7 which all have different variables (or no variables) so there are no like terms.

**What is the coefficient of x²?**

1

A coefficient refers to a number or quantity placed with a variable. It is usually an integer that is multiplied by the variable next to it. Coefficient of x² is 1.

## What does term mean in math?

A term is a single mathematical expression. It may be a single number (positive or negative), a single variable ( a letter ), several variables multiplied but never added or subtracted. Some terms contain variables with a number in front of them. The number in front of a term is called a coefficient.

### What is a term factor and coefficient?

An expression comprises the terms, factors, and coefficient. The terms are the numbers or the variables added together, factors are the numbers or the variables that are multiplied together and the coefficient is the number multiplied to the variable. In an expression 3×2 + 5x + 2, there are 3 terms: 3×2, 5x and 2.

**How do you find the coefficient of Class 9?**

Coefficient of Polynomial: Each term of a polynomial has a coefficient. So, in p(x)=9×3 – 3×2 +8x – 2, the coefficient of x3 is 9, the coefficient of x2 is -3, the coefficient of x is 8 and –2 is the coefficient of x0. Constant & Zero polynomial: 9 is also a polynomial. In fact, 4, –8, 32, etc.

**What is a constant term example?**

A constant term is a term that contains only a number. In other words, there is no variable in a constant term. Examples of constant terms are 4, 100, and -5.

## What is the coefficient of x³?

In the term x3, the coefficient of x3 is 1. In 2x, the coefficient of 2x is 2, and 3 is a constant. Therefore, the coefficients are 1 and 2.

### What is binomial coefficient give an example?

For example, (x+y)3=1⋅x3+3⋅x2y+3⋅xy2+1⋅y3, and the coefficients 1, 3, 3, 1 form row three of Pascal’s Triangle. For this reason the numbers (nk) are usually referred to as the binomial coefficients.