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A number used to multiply a variable. Four is the coefficient in the term 4X.

Coefficients is used to multiply a variable 4x, here 4 is the coefficient of the x variable

The company thought it would be a lot more efficient (coefficient) if everybody was called a number. The numbers were the internal office number.

Example 1

 4x-7=5, 4 is the coefficient in this example

4 is the coefficient in the above equation.


Example 2 

4x+2x-3x+1 in this example there are 3 coefficients

Here we have three coefficients 4, 2 and -3.


Example 3

Coefficient numbers are always shown in front of a variable

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