Definition of Coefficient

a digit by which something else is multiplied

Examples of Coefficient in a sentence

During class, I learned a coefficient is always attached to a variable. ðŸ”Š

In the term 6z, 6 is the coefficient of z. ðŸ”Š

Jane estimates her monthly profit by using the muffin price as a coefficient and then multiplying it by her assumed number of patrons. ðŸ”Š

In the equation, y = 2x + 3, the coefficient of x is 2. ðŸ”Š

Simply put, a coefficient is a number that is multiplied against a variable. ðŸ”Š

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