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CAN SOMEONE CHECK MY ANSWER? Determine whether the sequence converges or diverges. If it converges, give the limit. 60, -10, five divided by three, negative five divided by eighteen, ... I got: Diverges Here are my choices: Diverges Converges; 11100 Converges; 72 Converges; 0

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    hard to read but it looks like they go to zero

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    \[60,-10,\frac{5}{3},-\frac{5}{18}...\]right?

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    is it clear what you are doing to one number in the sequence to get the next number?

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Correct @satellite73

  5. anonymous
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    Dividing by -6

  6. anonymous
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    yup

  7. anonymous
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    and if you keep dividing by -6, what happens ?

  8. anonymous
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    The numbers get smaller

  9. anonymous
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    Eventually to 0?

  10. anonymous
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    like for example \[\frac{5}{(-6)^{20}}\]

  11. anonymous
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    yeah goes to zero (lickety split i might add)

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Oh, wow you made it seem very simple. Thank you very much for your time!

  13. anonymous
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    lol you are welcome, it is rather simple, once you know what you are doing

  14. anonymous
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    unlike for example the question @Loser66 answered earlier

  15. anonymous
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    which was very simple once you knew the answer, but not so simple beforehand

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