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anonymous
 one year ago
The following pictures depict objects whose sizes have different orders of magnitude. The approximate sizes are indicated in meters, with negative powers of 10.
The sizes in the above sequence make a geometric sequence. What is the ratio of the sequence?
A. 0.01
B. 0.1
C. 1
D. 100
E. 10
anonymous
 one year ago
The following pictures depict objects whose sizes have different orders of magnitude. The approximate sizes are indicated in meters, with negative powers of 10. The sizes in the above sequence make a geometric sequence. What is the ratio of the sequence? A. 0.01 B. 0.1 C. 1 D. 100 E. 10

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://media.apexlearning.com/Images/200511/07/f424606351794145a09de35c200cc94c.jpg

butterflydreamer
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ratio = 2nd term / 1st term So the 2nd term = 10^2 which is the same as 0.01 1st term = 1 So ratio = 0.01/1 = ?

butterflydreamer
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1look at your picture... what is the first term in your sequence? What is the second term in your sequence?

butterflydreamer
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yeppp. To find the ratio you do 2nd term divided by 1st term... So 10^2 / 1 = ?

butterflydreamer
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yep :) that's why we got 0.01
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