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anonymous
 one year ago
Find the sum of the infinite geometric series, if it exists.
1/2 2+ 8 ...
anonymous
 one year ago
Find the sum of the infinite geometric series, if it exists. 1/2 2+ 8 ...

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ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.21/2 2 8 what next ?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0here's my answer choices...

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0a.8192 b.1/10 c.32,768 d.does not exist

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2so the common ratio is \(4\) what do you know about the condition for convergence of geometric series ?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0off of the top of my head, nothing. im overwhlemed so thanks for your patience.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so d is my answer? because if its not. what am i missing or doing wrong?

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Notice that the terms itself are alternating and blowing up : 1/2 2 8 32 128 ..... . so intuitively it appears that the sum must not converge, that is the sum `does not exist`

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok i see. thank you!

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2if you look up ur notes, im sure you will find a nice criterian for convergence of geometric series

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we aren't using a book. just worksheets with formulas on them.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thank you, i really appreciate your help.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://seriestestmjs.weebly.com/uploads/1/1/5/7/11577982/2663460_orig.jpg That might help you :)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Jhannybean thanks love! i appreciate it!

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Here is the test for geometric series : If the common ratio is between 1 and 1, then the sum converges, otherwise the sum doesn't converge.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@ganeshie8 ok i see, i see.

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2goes wid the caption ;) dw:1439181598024:dw
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