Multiplying Polynomials

Multiplying Polynomials

Author: Danny Whittaker

Students should be able to visualize what is happening as they multiply polynomials.  This will help them later when we are dividing polynomials.

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You may be able to complete the quiz without watching the video, but DON'T because future lessons depend on you knowing this particular method for multiplying polynomials.  (And there is a homework problem in the quiz for you to turn in on Monday.)

The video is only about ten minutes.  Also, please be sure to answer the question & answer, even if your answer isn't unique as I want to know who has watched it!

Multiplying Polynomials Using Rectangles

A different view of multiplying polynomials to help prepare us for other operations such as division and factoring.