Coefficients: Definition & Concept - Quiz & Worksheet


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What is the coefficient in the term 4x?

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1. What is the coefficient in the term -4ix?

2. What is the leading coefficient in the term 2z^3 + 5z - 10?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

In this quiz, you'll be asked to recognize coefficients in various mathematical terms. You'll also relate coefficients in terms to graphs.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This coefficient quiz will assess your ability to:

  • Recognize the coefficient in a term
  • Identify the leading coefficient
  • Know which graph will be skinniest when given a selection of terms

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - draw from relevant information found in the lesson on coefficients
  • Critical thinking - use this information to consider which graph will be the skinniest when given a selection of terms with coefficients
  • Information recall - remember the knowledge about coefficients that you've now learned

Additional Learning

The following objectives are covered in the lesson called Coefficients: Definition & Concept to help you learn more:

  • Define coefficient
  • Provide examples of different types of coefficients
  • Explain how coefficients relate to graphs