TNNG 2 years ago Write the sum using summation notation, assuming the suggested pattern continues. -9 - 4 + 1 + 6 + ... + 66

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@whpalmer4

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@Reaper534

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ohh thats easy it adds by 5

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so 11 16 21 26 31 ect.

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so is it -9+5n

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$\sum_{n=0}^{15} (-9+5n)$

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@Reaper534

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tht will be the best choice

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thank you can you also help me in this problem

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Find the sum of the first 9 terms of the sequence. Show all work for full credit. 2, -7, -16, -25, ...

11. Reaper534

2-9=-7-8=-16-... so u subtract by 9 im alo in school right now too i need to get back at that lol

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lol thank you so i just subtract -16-9

13. Reaper534

yeah u do u start from 2 or 25?

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alright so 2-9, -7-9, -16-9, 25-9 and i will have my answer

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2-9=7,...

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ok gtg to my paper

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-7-9= -16, -16-9=-25-9=-34... and so on

18. Reaper534

correct

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an i do this unitl i get to the ninth term

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ok there u go now i relly gtg

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ight thanks