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Unformatted text preview: 6 are unlike terms. Algebraic expressions are also called polynomials. Polynomials are expressions in which terms are added or subtracted. Simple polynomials have special names based on the number of terms found in the polynomial Name Number of Terms Example Monomial 1 4 3 x Binomial 2 y x 5 3 4 + Trinomial 3 7 6 2 2 +-x x Polynomials can be added or subtracted. This is done by adding or subtracting like terms. Combining like terms is called simplifying....
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