# degree of a polynomial

## Calculus degree

The degree function calculates online the degree of a polynomial.
degree(x^3+x^2+1), returns 3

### Function : degree

#### Summary :

The degree function calculates online the degree of a polynomial.

degree online

#### Description :

The computer is able to calculate online the degree of a polynomial.

# Calculating the degree of a polynomial

The calculator may be used to determine the degree of a polynomial.

To obtain the degree of a polynomial defined by the following expression x^3+x^2+1, enter : degree(x^3+x^2+1) after calculation, the result 3 is returned.

# Calculating the degree of a polynomial with symbolic coefficients

The calculator is also able to calculate the degree of a polynomial that uses letters as coefficients.

To obtain the degree of a polynomial defined by the following expression : ax^2+bx+c enter degree(ax^2+bx+c) after calculation, result 2 is returned.

The degree function calculates online the degree of a polynomial.

#### Syntax :

degree(polynomial)

#### Examples :

degree(x^3+x^2+1), returns 3

Calculate online with degree (degree of a polynomial)
See also
• Degree of a polynomial : degree. The degree function calculates online the degree of a polynomial.
• Calculation of the discriminant online : discriminant. Calculator that allows the calculation of the discriminant of a quadratic equation online.
• Equation solver : equation_solver. The equation solver allows to solve equations with an unknown with calculation steps : linear equation, quadratic equation, logarithmic equation, differential equation.
• Euclidean division : euclidean_division. The euclidean_division function to calculate online the quotient and the remainder in the euclidean division of two polynomials or two integers.
• Pythagorean theorem : pythagorean. The function makes it possible to verify by using the Pythagorean theorem knowing the lengths of the sides of a triangle that this is a right triangle. If the sides of the triangle depend on a variable, then the value of the variable is calculated so that the triangle is a right triangle.
• Valuation of a polynomial : valuation. The valuation function allows to calculate the valuation of a polynomial online.