Can anyone tell me the type of function the below equation is??

y=45x³+24x²-7x-2

Regards Mat

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the_hill1962

Posted - 06/14/2013 : 12:46:34 Or, you could say it is a quadrinomial. Don't get that word confused with quadratic. A quadratic has three terms (a trinomial). However, the above doesn't state the degree of the polynomial. Therefore, combining it with royhass's response, I would call it a cubic quadrinomial!

royhaas

Posted - 06/14/2013 : 12:28:39 It's a cubic polynomial.