# Ch 5: Polynomial Functions of a Higher Degree

Watch online video lessons to learn how to add, subtract, multiply and divide polynomial functions of a higher degree. Each lesson is accompanied by a short multiple-choice quiz to help check your understanding of these polynomials topics.

## Polynomial Functions of a Higher Degree - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

The lessons in this chapter will teach you to work with higher degree polynomials. You'll learn to add, subtract, multiply and divide polynomials as well as how to identify them in quadratic form. Other lessons cover factoring with polynomials and writing equations. This chapter is designed to teach you how to:

• Add, subtract and multiply polynomials
• Work with polynomials in quadratic form
• Understand and utilize the remainder and the factor theorems
• Find rational zeros
• Write polynomial equations with rational and complex zeros

Videos Objectives
How to Add, Subtract and Multiply Polynomials Perform basic functions with polynomials.
Factoring Polynomials in Quadratic Form of Degree 4 or Higher Identify and evaluate polynomials in quadratic form.
How to Divide Polynomials with Long Division Divide polynomials utilizing long division.
How to Use Synthetic Division to Divide Polynomials Divide polynomials through synthetic division.
Remainder Theorem and Factor Theorem State the theorems and use them to find factors of polynomials.
Dividing Polynomials with Long and Synthetic Division: Practice Problems Gain skill in performing these operations.
Finding Rational Zeros Using the Rational Zero Theorem and Synthetic Division Factor polynomials using the rational zero theorem and synthetic division.
Fundamental Theorem of Algebra Determine how many solutions a polynomial has based on the degree of the polynomial.
Using Rational and Complex Zeros to Write Polynomial Equations Write a polynomial equations using given zeros of a function and the concept of complex conjugate pairs.

9 Lessons in Chapter 5: Polynomial Functions of a Higher Degree
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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