# Coefficient

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

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

**Example 1**

4 is the coefficient in the above equation.

**Example 2 **

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

**Example 3**