# Kutchum Secondary School

Unit 2 Polynomials

Name
Exercise 2.1
Class
No.

 Simplify each of the following.
1.

5a  2b  3c  2a  3b  2c

2.

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3.

4a  7b  3b  6a  2a

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5.

15c3d  4cd 3  2c3d  2cd 2

7m  3n  5t  3m  2n  4t

2 x 2  3x  7 x 2  5  4 x  7

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6.

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m3  3n 2  4mn  5  (4mn)  5m3  n 2

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 Solve each polynomial when Adding or Subtracting.
1.

(4 x 3  x  5)  (2 x3  3 x  7)

2.

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3.

(3a 2  7 a  2)  (a 2  5a  6)

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4.

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5.

( x 4  x 2  4 x  2)  (3 x 4  5 x 2  x  2)

(7 x 2  5 x  10)  (4 x 2  9 x  2)

6.

(a  3a 3  2a 2 )  (5a 2  a  2a 3 )

8.

2
2
 (2 x  1)  (4 x  5 x  3)   (6 x  7)

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11. 3x  2  x  (2 x  3 y)  (3x  2 y)  6 y  12.
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(3x 2  2 x  x 3  1)  ( x 3  7 x 2  5 x  2)

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9.

( p  q)  (3 p  4q  2r )  (2 p  r )

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7.

(6k 2  8k  4)  (5k 2  3k  9)

5(2  9 y  6 y 2 )  4(1  5 y  2 y 2 )

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(4 x 2  xy  y 2 )  (6 x 2  4 xy  5 y 2 )

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 Simplify

3a  4b   4a  7b   4a  b    5a

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 Simplify the expression

4  3x  2   3  3x  2   3   4  6 x 

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 Given that A  (2 x 2  4 xy  y 2 )  ( x 2  xy  y 2 )  ,
find the value of A  B and A  B

B  ( x 2  xy  y 2 )  (2 x 2  4 xy  y 2 ) 

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 Subtract

1 2 4
c  cd  2.5d 2
8
7

from the sum of

7 2 3
c  cd  1.5d 2
8
7

and

1 2
c  4d 2 .
4

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 What polynomial must be added to

3 2 5
3
18
c  cd  7 d 2 and
cd  d 2
8
2
2
5

to get

5
 c 2  4d 2 ?
8

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1 2
x  xy  y 2
3
2 2
5
x  xy  y 2
3
4

 Subtract
and

from the sum of

2 2 1
1
2
x  xy  y 2 ,  x 2  xy  2 y 2
3
3
4
3

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