## Section 6.1: Polynomials

## 6.1 Outline

- Terminology
- term
- polynomial
- monomial
- binomial
- trinomial

- degree
- of a term
- of a polynomial
- linear
- quadratic

- numerical coefficient

- Simplification
- like terms/similar terms
- simplify – this is the first of four main processes in algebra

- Shortcuts with products
- FOIL (see