Here, we have an expression with multiple parts:
4x - 8 + y - 3
This expression is made up of three components:
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Terms are parts of an equation, separated by mathematical operators. |
Figure 1. |
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Coefficients |
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Coefficients are the numerical parts of terms containing variables. |
Figure 2. |
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Here, the coefficient in front of x is "4". The coefficient in front of y is "1".
Constants |
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Constants are terms that do not contain variables. |
Figure 3. |
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