Reference Topics 13-6

Here is a statement of the binomial theorem (with links):
http://mathworld.wolfram.com/BinomialTheorem.html

This link gives some examples of the binomial theorem:
http://www.purplemath.com/modules/binomial.htm

This site provides a summary of the binomial distribution.
http://www.stat.yale.edu/Courses/1997-98/101/binom.htm

This site calculates the binomial probabilities.
http://faculty.vassar.edu/lowry/ch5apx.htmlSee the whole entry

Section 6.1: Polynomials

6.1 Outline

  1. Terminology
    1. term
    2. polynomial
      1. monomial
      2. binomial
      3. trinomial
    3. degree
      1. of a term
      2. of a polynomial
      3. linear
      4. quadratic
    4. numerical coefficient
  2. Simplification
    1. like terms/similar terms
    2. simplify – this is the first of four main processes in algebra
  3. Shortcuts with products
    1. FOIL (see
See the whole entry