Do you have a friend who always like to be first? That's how a coefficient behaves and nothing is going to change it. They can be so stubborn! Coefficients do play nice, however, with variables and numbers when it comes to polynomial expressions. We can think of coefficients as being Constants: They are the parts of Algebraic Equations that modify variables by a factor. Coefficients' stubborn nature is actually a good thing!Learn this and go on to Like Terms
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