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anonymous
 5 years ago
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1  1/4 + 1/16 – 1/64 + 1/256 – 1/1024 + 1/4096 Find the sum of the finite geometric series
anonymous
 5 years ago
Please help 1  1/4 + 1/16 – 1/64 + 1/256 – 1/1024 + 1/4096 Find the sum of the finite geometric series

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so unnecessary to spam...

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0first define the geometric sequence.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its the bottoms they all mutiply by themselves

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0not just 4, by negative 4 since it changes sign, correct?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0see thats where I get confused

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So you start with 1. You multiply by (1/4) you get (1/4)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then you multiply again my 1/4

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so you get (1/16) since the negative multiplied by negative is a positive, correct?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So that, is what we call the "r" term in a geometric series (ie. the number we always multiply with)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you know the sum of a geometric sequence, the formula?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so to find the sum? how do I use that with the figures

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do u mean like s with the little n

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hmm... actually since your question is asking how to find the sum of the ***finite*** geometric series, you could probably add them all together

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so Id get 7/ over and bottom total added?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Try again, in order to add fractions they need a common denominator...

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.07/ 4096...OR DO YOU MEAN LIKE 28/4096

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0... it's actually 3277/4096

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh...wow I like the page I will have to check that out.. thanks

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you could have also used the S n thing as well to figure it out. Probably easier.
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