Posted by **robby** on Friday, October 14, 2011 at 10:52pm.

the first five terms of a sequence are shown below:

8,6,4,2,0 ...

What is the 100th term in the sequence?

A. -192

B. -190

C. -108

D. -90

I know how to figure this out but it would take a few minutes. There UST be some sort of formula?

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**robby**, Friday, October 14, 2011 at 11:26pm
the first five terms of a linear sequence are 8,6,4,2,0....

What is the 100th term of the sequence?

I could figure this out with a few minutes of patience. But I know there is formula which I cannot find anymore to solve it quicker :)

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**SraJMcGin**, Saturday, October 15, 2011 at 2:28am
Try some of the following links foer that formula:

http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=formula+for+the+terms+of+a+sequence

Sra

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