# Ch 6: McDougal Littell Algebra 2 Chapter 6: Polynomials and Polynomial Functions

### About This Chapter

The Polynomials and Polynomial Functions chapter of this McDougal Littell Algebra 2 textbook companion course helps students learn the essential algebra 2 lessons of polynomials and polynomial functions. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Polynomials and Polynomial Functions textbook chapter.

## How it works:

• Identify the lessons in the McDougal Littell Algebra 2 Polynomials and Polynomial Functions chapter with which you need help.
• Find the corresponding video lessons within this companion course chapter.
• Watch fun videos that cover the polynomials and polynomial functions topics you need to learn or review.
• Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
• If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

## Students will learn:

• Exponential notation
• Methods for simplifying exponential expressions
• The order of operations
• Multiplication and division of exponential expressions
• The power of zero
• Negative exponents
• Power of powers
• Basic polynomial graphs
• Basic transformations for polynomial graphs
• Multiplication and division of polynomials
• Properties of polynomial functions
• Steps to factor by grouping
• Division of polynomials using long and synthetic division
• The Remainder Theorem and Factor Theorem
• The Rational Zeros Theorem
• The Fundamental Theorem of Algebra
• Graphs of cubics, quartics and quintics

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22 Lessons in Chapter 6: McDougal Littell Algebra 2 Chapter 6: Polynomials and Polynomial Functions
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