## Examine the following expression. p squared minus 3 + 3 p minus 8 + p + p cubed Which statements about the expression are true? Check all

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Examine the following expression. p squared minus 3 + 3 p minus 8 + p + p cubed Which statements about the expression are true? Check all that apply. The constants, –3 and –8, are like terms. The terms 3 p and p are like terms. The terms in the expression are p squared, negative 3, 3 p, negative 8, p, p cubed. The terms p squared, 3 p, p, and p cubed have variables, so they are like terms. The expression contains six terms. The terms p squared and p cubed are like terms. Like terms have the same variables raised to the same powers. The expression contains seven terms.

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Step-by-step explanation:

Given the expression: p² -3 +3p -8 +p +p³

The following statements are true:

• The constants, –3 and –8, are like terms.
• The terms 3 p and p are like terms.
• The terms in the expression are p squared, negative 3, 3 p, negative 8, p, p cubed.
• The expression contains six terms.
• Like terms have the same variables raised to the same powers.

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Terms are generally separated by + or – signs. (The sign is considered to be part of the term.) In the context of a polynomial, terms may be constants, or may be a product with factors that are constants or variables.

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