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    What is the degree of the polynimial

    2x^4+7x^2-3-x^3
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    Hello,

    The degree of a polynomial is the highest power of x, affected with a coefficient different from 0.

    Here, you have x^4, x^3, x^2 and 3, which is 3*x^0

    So the degree will be 4.
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