# Ch 15: Polynomial Functions Basics: Tutoring Solution

### About This Chapter

The Polynomial Functions Basics chapter of this High School Precalculus Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about the basics of polynomial functions. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the operations involving polynomial functions required in a typical high school precalculus course.

## How it works:

• Begin your assignment or other precalculus work.
• Identify the polynomial functions concepts that you're stuck on.
• Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
• Press play, watch and learn!
• Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
• As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

## Who's it for?

This chapter of our high school precalculus tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn the basics of polynomial functions and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

• Struggle with understanding basic polynomial graphs, Pascal's Triangle, polynomial behavior or any other polynomial functions basics topic
• Have limited time for studying
• Want a cost effective way to supplement their math learning
• Prefer learning math visually
• Find themselves failing or close to failing their polynomial functions basics unit
• Cope with ADD or ADHD
• Want to get ahead in precalculus
• Don't have access to their math teacher outside of class

## Why it works:

• Engaging Tutors: We make learning polynomial functions simple and fun.
• Cost Efficient: For less than 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
• Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live precalculus tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
• Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn polynomial functions on the go!
• Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

## Learning Objectives

• Study the terminology of polynomial functions.
• Learn to evaluate a polynomial in function notation.
• Describe how to graph a first degree polynomial.
• Find intervals of polynomial functions.
• Understand the short run and long run behavior of polynomials.
• Learn to graph cubics, quartics and quintics.
• Study Pascal's Triangle and learn to use it with polynomials.
• Define binomial expressions used in the binomial theorem.

8 Lessons in Chapter 15: Polynomial Functions Basics: Tutoring Solution
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