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  • 5 years ago

This sequence is geometric. What is the next term? 14, 56, 224, 896,..

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  1. anonymous
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    A. 1,792 B. 2,688 C. 3,584

  2. amistre64
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    multiply the last term by 14/56

  3. amistre64
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    ack!! 56/14 that is

  4. amistre64
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    sooo, close!!

  5. anonymous
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    :)

  6. anonymous
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    I don't get it .

  7. amistre64
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    the common ratio, the number that all terms are multiplied by to get the next one, is a ration of the 2nd and 1st terms

  8. amistre64
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    in this case, 56/14 is the common ratio that yuou multiply by to get the next term

  9. anonymous
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    How do I multiply that?

  10. anonymous
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    interesting question isn't it @amistre64?

  11. amistre64
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    \[896*\frac{56}{14}\]

  12. amistre64
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    its just multiplying that I can tell

  13. amistre64
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    might wanna do some reducing first but .... you know

  14. anonymous
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    The answer I got is none of the answers in the answer choices..

  15. anonymous
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    Answer is C. 3,584

  16. anonymous
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    Thank you !!

  17. anonymous
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    Thanks everyone! :)

  18. amistre64
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    http://www.google.com/search?sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8&q=896*56%2F14

  19. anonymous
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    Hey SweetRascal can you come look at this question I posted?

  20. anonymous
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    Yeah One moment

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