Posted by Candace on Wednesday, January 9, 2008 at 6:46pm.
I cannot figure this out!
What is the series (the Pattern) of this sequence?
{1,5,1,5,1,5,1,5.......}

Calculus, series  Damon, Wednesday, January 9, 2008 at 7:10pm
That is a sequence, not a series.
A sequence is an ordered list of terms.
A series is a sum of terms, which may be terms in a sequence.
so
1,5,1,5,1,5..... is a sequence
but
1+5+1+5+1+5..... would be a series
the pattern of your sequence could be said to be alternating 1 and 5
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