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Find the numerical coefficient

How to find numerical coefficient?

Solved problems

Problem 1.

Find the numerical coefficient of x

x

How to find the numerical coefficient?

We can write

x = 1 * x

The x is a variable. The 1 is the numerical coefficient.

Answer: the numerical coefficient of x is 1.

See Definition of numerical coefficients.

Problem 2.

Find the numerical coefficient

2x

The x is a variable. The 2 is the numerical coefficient.

Problem 3.

Find the numerical coefficient

3axy

The axy are variables. The 3 is the numerical coefficient.

Problem 4.

Find the numerical coefficient

20m2

The m2 is a variable, the 2 is the exponent. The 20 is the numerical coefficient.

Problem 5.

Find the numerical coefficient

30b4c3d2

The b4c3d2 are variables, the 4, 3, 2 are the exponents. The 30 is the numerical coefficient.

Problem 6.

Find the numerical coefficient

-t29/14

Solution:

-t29/14 =
(-1/14) * t29

The t29 is a variable, the 29 is the exponent. The (-1/14) is the numerical coefficient.