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jiberjiber

  • 3 years ago

I am having trouble with Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences, can someone define these? Possibly with an example?

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  1. amistre64
    • 3 years ago
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    arithmetic means to add; the terms are different by a constant amount. geometric is mutliplication, or a ratio; the difference between terms is that of division or mulitplication by a constant ratio

  2. amistre64
    • 3 years ago
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    1,2,3,4,5 is aritmatical; they differe by +1 5,25,125,625, is gemometric, they differ by a multiplication of 5

  3. jiberjiber
    • 3 years ago
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    Thank you amistre, and I just noticed, you answer about 3/4 of my questions, thank you very much! :)

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