Chapter 5

Polynomials and Polynomial Functions


Where's the math?

Polynomial functions are used to model all kinds of real-wold situations.

For example, they can model the energy produced by a turbine like the one in the photo.


Interpreting Functions

Arithmetic with Polynomials and Rational Expressions

The Complex Number System

Big Ideas


Essential Question: What does the degree of a polynomial tell you about its related polynomial function?


Essential Question: For a polynomial function, how are the factors, zeros, and x-intercepts related?

Solving Equations and Inequalities

Essential Question: For a polynomial equation, how are factors and roots related?

Remind Stream

Wall of Wisdom