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Is the sequence 3, 12, 36, ... a geometric sequence? Explain.



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Mikael
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no


moser90
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no, 12/3=4, but 36/12=3. since these quotients are not equal, there is not a common ratio.

Mikael
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The definition of geom series is that the RATIO of adjacent numbers is CONSTANT

Mikael
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so @madisonmaruhnich94 do you have this ratio constant here ?

Mikael
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12/3 = ? and 36/12 = ?

madisonmaruhnich94
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12/3=4 and 36/12=3

Mikael
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so what doy conclude ?

madisonmaruhnich94
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there not equal so there for there not a common ratio

Mikael
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Yeap

Mikael
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soo ?