# CBSE Class 10 Mathematics Chapter 2 Polynomials MCQ

CBSE CLASS 10 MATHEMATICS / MCQ | Multiple Choice Questions / POLYNOMIALS – Chapter 2

1. If p (x) is a polynomial in x, the highest power of x in p(x) is called the ——-of the polynomial.

A. Value

B. Degree

C. Power

2. 4x + 2 is a polynomial in the variable x of degree ————

A. Zero

B. One

C. Two

3. A polynomial of degree one is called a ——————

A. Linear polynomials

B. Quadratic polynomials

C. Cubic polynomials

4. A polynomial of degree 2 is called a ————–

A. Linear polynomials

B. Quadratic polynomials

C. Cubic polynomials

5. A polynomial of degree 3 is called a ————

A. Linear polynomials

B. Quadratic polynomials

C. Cubic polynomials

6. A real number k is said to be a ———- of a polynomial p (x), if p (k) = 0.

A. Zero

B. Power

C. Value

7. The zero of the linear polynomial ax + b is ————

A. –a/b

B. –b/a

C. 0

8. A quadratic polynomial can have at most ——— zeroes

A. 1

B. 2

C.3

9. A cubic polynomial can have at most ——– zeroes.

A. 1

B. 2

C. 3

10. The graph of y = ax + b is a ————

A. Straight line

B. Parabola

C. Circle

11. Graph of a quadratic polynomial is a ———

A. Straight line

B. Parabola

C. Circle

12. A polynomial p (x) of degree n has at most ——– zeroes.

A. 1

B. n

C. n + 1

13. The degree of zero polynomial is ————-

A. Zero

B. One

C. Not defined

14. Every linear polynomial has — zero.

A. Only one

B. Two

C. Three

15. The zero of the polynomial 4x – 3 is ———–

A. ¾

B. 4/3

C. 1

**ANSWERS:**

1. Degree

2. One

3. Linear polynomial

4. Quadratic polynomial

5. Cubic polynomial

6. Zero

7. –b/a

8. 2

9. 3

10. Straight line

11. Parabola

12. n

13. Not defined

14. Only one

15. ¾