**Definition of Constant Term**

- The Constant Term in an expression or equation has a fixed value and does not contain variables.

**Examples of Constant Term**

The constant term in the equation6x^{2}- 3x+ 5 is 5.

**Solved Example on Constant Term**

Choose the value of the constant term in the expression

,-12x+1^{2}+ 5x.

Choices:

A. 5

B. 1

C. 0

D. - 12

Correct Answer: B

Solution:

Step 1:-12x+1^{2}+ 5x.[Original expression.]

Step 2:The Constant Term in an algebraic expression or equation has a fixed value and does not contain variables.

Step 3:Therefore, 1 is the constant term in the expression, -12x+1^{2}+ 5x.

**Related Terms for Constant Term**

- Constant
- Equation
- Expression
- Term
- Value
- Variable