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LIKE & UNLIKE TERMS

**Like & Unlike Terms –**

**Terms which
are alike or similar or identical in their variables are called like terms. Terms which are not like will be called unlike terms. **

**Example.1) 2/3
ab, - 7/9 ab, 12 ab are like terms**

**Example.2) 4/5 a,
- 8 b, 26 ab are unlike terms**

**Example.3) 11 x⁵, - 12 xy, 7 y² are unlike terms.**

**Example.4) 8 x²y, 7 xy⁴, - 9 x⁴y⁵ are unlike terms.**