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Posted by **Anonymous** on Thursday, April 17, 2008 at 12:26pm.

2) Find the least number of terms of the AP, 1+3+5...that are required to make a sum exceeding 4000.

(?a=1,d=2)

Any help at all would be great

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**Reiny**, Thursday, April 17, 2008 at 2:18pm1)

remember that t(n) = a+(n-1)d

t(8) = a+7d

t(4) = a+3d

it said: the 8th term is twice the 4th term ---> a+7d = 2(a+3d), simplify this

then it said: the 20th term is 40 ---> a+19d = 40

Solve these two equations.

2) YOu should know that

S(n) = n/2[2a + (n-1)d]

so you want n/2[2 + (n-1)(2)] > 4000

solve this

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