# Pre-Algebra Examples

The degree is the sum of the exponents of each variable in the expression. In this case, the degree of is .

The degree is the sum of the exponents of each variable in the expression. In this case, the degree of is .

The degree is the sum of the exponents of each variable in the expression. In this case, the degree of is .

Identify the term with the largest exponent on the variable.

The degree of the polynomial is the largest exponent on the variable.