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anonymous

  • 5 years ago

How do you find the (nth) term?

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  1. Owlfred
    • 5 years ago
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  2. mathteacher1729
    • 5 years ago
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    Nth term of what?

  3. anonymous
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    geometric sequence

  4. mathteacher1729
    • 5 years ago
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    You mean like... suppose we are given the geometric sequence \(2(1/2)^n\) and I want you to find the 10th term?

  5. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    \[a=6, n=5, r=3\]

  6. mathteacher1729
    • 5 years ago
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    Oh, in that case just use the definition of the geometric sequence. :) Pop those numbers in, and you're done. (remember to take exponents first!)

  7. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    thanks a lot i really appreciate it.

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