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Degree, Leading Coefficient, and Graphing Polynomials

Please assist in my test review for these polynomials. I just need an explanation on how to complete these problems.


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1) This is a polynomial function. Its degree is 9 (the highest exponent) and the leading coefficient is -8 (the coefficient with the highest-power variable).

2) Use the slope ...

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This explores polynomials, including finding degree and leading coefficient, axis of symmetry, and slope