The binomial theorem is a theorem in algebra describing the binomial coefficients. It states that


where \binom{n}{k} is a combination (equal to \frac{n!}{k!(n-k)!}).

The binomial theorem is very useful in binomial expansion, as it allows for binomials with large exponents to be expanded with relative ease. For example,


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