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Beginning Algebra
Tutorial 31: Practice Test on Tutorials 26 - 30

 Problem 1a:

 Problem 1b:

 Problem 1c:

 Problem 1d:

 Problem 1e:

 Problem 1f:

 Problem 2a:

 Problem 3a:

 Problem 4a:

 Answer: Since the degree is the sum of the variable exponents and it looks like we have a 2 and a 3 as our exponents, the degree would have to be 2 + 3 = 5.

 Problem 4b:

 -8   Answer: Since this is a constant term, it's degree is 0.

 Problem 5a:

 Answer: Since the degree of the polynomial is the highest degree of all the terms, it looks like the degree is 5. Since there are two terms, this is a binomial.

 Problem 5b:

 Answer: Since the degree of the polynomial is the highest degree of all the terms, it looks like the degree is 3. Since there is one term, this is a monomial.

 Problem 5c:

 Answer: Since the degree of the polynomial is the highest degree of all the terms, it looks like the degree is 2. Since there are two terms, this is a trinomial.

 Problem 6a:

 Problem 6b:

 Problem 7a:

 Problem 7b:

 Problem 7c:

 Problem 7d:

 Problem 8a:

 Problem 8b:

 Answer: Step 1: Set up the long division  AND Step 2: Divide 1st term of divisor by first term of dividend to get first term of the quotient AND Step 3:  Take the term found in step 1 and multiply it times the divisor AND Step 4:  Subtract this from the line above AND Step 5:  Repeat until done AND Step 6: Write out the answer. Final answer:

Last revised on August 2, 2011 by Kim Seward.