# Polynomials

### Dwain Varisco Jr., Ross Scelfo; 2nd Hour

## Vocabulary

Coefficient- A numerical or constant quantity placed before and multiplying the variable in an algebraic expression.

Variable- not consistent or having a fixed pattern; liable to change.

Exponent- a quantity in representing the power to which a given number or expression is to be raised, usually expressed as a raised symbol beside the number or expression.

Synthetic Division- a simplified procedure for dividing a polynomial by a linear polynomial.

Long Division- a method used to divide polynomials.

## Properties of ExponentsProduct of Powers Property | ## Properties of Exponents Power of a Power Property | ## Properties of Exponents Power of a Product Property |

## Exponent Challenge Problem

## Properties of Exponents : Power of a Quotient Property

## Dividing Polynomials by Long Division

## Synthetic Division

Synthetic Division - A Shortcut for Long Division!

## Works Cited

"Holt McDougal Online."

*Holt McDougal Online*. N.p., n.d. Web. 25 Jan. 2016.