Posted by **Jan** on Monday, July 26, 2010 at 4:40pm.

When finding the GCF of a polynomial, can it ever be larger than the smallest coefficient or smaller than the smallest coefficent?

I am stuck and I am not sure on this questio. Any help you can provide me would be great. Thanks!

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**PsyDAG**, Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 11:28am
Please only post your questions once. Repeating posts will not get a quicker response. In addition, it wastes our time looking over reposts that have already been answered in another post. Thank you.

See your later post.

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**Henry**, Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 11:49am
The GCF is always equal to or less

than the smallest coefficient.

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**Jan**, Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 1:27pm
Psydag-I think you are confusing me with someone else. I understand, I have a common name.

Henry thank you for your help.

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