Binomial is an algebraic expression (or a polynomial) containing two terms that are not like terms

Examples of Binomial

6x − 3 and 2t − 5 are two examples of binomials.
They contain each two terms that are not like terms.

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Solved Example on Binomial

Ques: What is the area of a rectangle that is 2x + 3 units long and x units wide?

Choices:

A. 3x
B. 2x + 3
C. 2x^{2} + 3x
D. 3x + 3
Correct Answer: C

Solution:

Step 1: The area of a rectangle is found by multiplying the length and the width
Step 2: The area of the rectangle in its simplified form is a binomial
x(2x + 3) = 2x^{2} + 3x