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Find the sum of the first 5 terms of a geometric series whose first term is 3 and whose common ratio is one-fifth. Round your answer to the nearest tenth.
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3, 3r, 3rr, 3rrr, 3rrrr
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geometrics simply multiply the last term by the common ratio to get the next term
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\frac{top}{bottom} if yor trying out the latex coding
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\[\frac{top}{bottom}\]
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amistre there it is given one-fifth
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then 3, 3r,3rr.....hw will dat help
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yes, r = 1/5 the generality of it doesnt change
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ohhh......okie.....so here r=1/5th ?
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yes
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thanku...
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your welcome :)