Pascal's Triangle and Binomial Theorem

Skill Type Description Source
Pascal's Triangle and the Binomial Theorem Booklet This unit explains how Pascal's triangle is constructed and then used to expand binomial expressions. It then introduces the binomial theorem MathsCentre
Binomial Series Worksheet On completion of this worksheet you should be able to use the binomial series to expand (a + b)n where n is a positive integer Coventry University
Pascal's triangle and the binomial theorem Video - 53 mins A binomial expression is the sum or difference of two terms. For example, x+1 and 3x+2y are both binomial expressions. If we want to raise a binomial expression to a power higher than 2 it is very cumbersome to do this by repeatedly multiplying 1 or 3 MathTutor

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