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Terms and Factors in Algebraic Expressions

Terms and Factors in Algebraic Expressions

Author: Anthony Varela
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This lesson defines terms and factors in algebraic expressions.

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Terms to Know
Algebraic Expression

A combination of numbers, variables, and operators representing a quantity.

Coefficient

The number in front of a variable term that acts as a factor or multiplier.

Constant

A term with no variable component.

Factor

A number or quantity used in multiplication.

Polynomial

An expression containing several terms.

Term

A collection of numbers, variables, and powers combined through multiplication.

Variable

A quantity that can change, expressed as a letter or symbol.