Monomials, Binomials, Trinomials And Polynomials

ExpressionsMeaningExample
MonomialAny expression which has only one term.5x2, 7y, 3ab
BinomialAny expression which has two, unlike terms.5x+ 2y, 2ab – 3b
TrinomialAny expression which has three, unlike terms.5x+ 2y + 9xy, x + y – 3
PolynomialAny expression which has one or more terms with the variable having non-negative integers as an exponent is a polynomial.5x+ 2y + 9xy + 4 and all the above expressions are also polynomial.

All the expressions like monomial, binomial and trinomial are also polynomials.

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