
What is the Standard Form of a Polynomial?

Definition:
A polynomial is in standard form when its term of highest degree is first, its term of 2nd highest is 2nd etc..
Examples of Polynomials in Standard Form 
NonExamples of Polynomials in Standard Form 
x^{2} + x^{} + 3 
x + x^{2}^{} + 3 
2y^{5} + 3y^{4} + 2+ 7 
2y^{4} + 3y^{5} + 2+ 7 
