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Re: Number of monomials


Szabolcs Horvát wrote:
> To count the number of terms in a sum, use e.g.
> Length[{ Sequence@@sum }]

Sorry, this is incorrect.  I think that the only reliable way to count 
the number of terms in a sum is to explicitly check if there is only one 
or more terms.

numOfTerms[terms_Plus] := Length[terms]
numOfTerms[term_] := 1


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