# Homework Help: Math: Arithmetic

## Recent Homework Questions About Arithmetic

**maths**

if the C.P. of an umbrella be decreased by Rs.60, there is a profit of 7.5% at present instead of a loss of 5% of the past. What was the C.P. of the umbrella at past.? [Please answer the question using Pure Arithmetic.]

**maths need help**

angles of a certain polygon are in arithmetic sequence. The smallest interior angle measures 80 degrees and the largest interior angle measures 160 degrees. How many sides does the polygon have? Plz show me work i don't know it at all plz

**social studies**

1. Which factor best explains why Native Americans were able to make permanent settlements? Native Americans began to cultivate plants for food. Native Americans began to create more complex tools and pottery. Native Americans discovered alternative food sources, such as ...

**math**

An arithmetic progression as the same first and second terms as the geometric progression. Find the sum of the first 20 terms of the arithmetic progression. How do I do this? I tried to find the common ratio for G.P. and then substitute it to find the 20th term but, still have...

**Math**

6,16,26,36,46 It is an arithmetic sequence or a geometric sequence or neither ?

**Math**

Tell whether the sequence 1/3,0,1,-2 is arithmetic, geometric, or neither. Find the next three terms of the sequence. A.neither;7,-20,61 B.geometric;7,-20,61 C.arithmetic;1/3,1 1/3,3 D.geometric;-3 1/3, 5 5/9,9 7/27

**Math**

The score for half of the students in a class on a certain test was 90. The score for another fourth of the students was 84. if the average (arithmetic mean) score for all of the students was 82, what was the average score for the remaining students?

**Math**

If b= 11a, what is the average (arithmetic mean) of b and a in terms of a?

**Math**

Twenty-five people are asked to donate money to a local charity.Exactly fifteen (15) give at least P100 each. If x is the average (arithmetic mean) amount donate, what is the lowest possible value of x?

**Math- Geometric solutions and problems RIA**

A. -x^3 and x^11 ; 3 B. 0.6 and -0.002025; 2 C. x^2,x^6,x^10.... (A sub 20) * sorry for the sub :D but I guess that's already clear? Hehe. D. a^2/2 , a^4/4, a^6/8.... (A sub 10) E. X+1, 2x^2 + 2x, 4x^3 + 4x^2 (A sub 6) F. 32y^2, 16y^2, 8y^2 (A sub 8) * sorry for the sub thingy...

**Math- arithmetic**

A pile of blocks has 60 blocks in the bottom row, 54 blocks in the second row, 48 blocks in the third row, and so on until there are only 6 blocks on the top row. How many blocks are in the 8th row? 10th row?

**math**

The sum of the 1st nine terms of an arithmetic series is 216. The 1st,3rd and the 7th terms of series form the 1st three terms of a geometric series. Find the 1st term and the constant difference of the arithmetic series ?

**math**

The second and sixth terms of an arithmetic sequence is 2:5 and their sum is 28. Find the sum of the first 10th term.

**Maths**

By expanding the inequality(the square root of A-the square root of B)^2>0,show that the arithmetic mean of two unequal numbers is greater than their geometric mean.Check by using the numbers a)10 b)2root2 c)2/3

**Maths**

the arithmetic mean of two numbers is 15, and their geometric mean is 9. find the numbers

**mathematics**

the 10th term of an arithmetic sequence is equal to the sum of 40 and 5th term.If the 15th term is 127 what is its common difference?what is its first term?what is the sum of the first 30 terms.

**Arithmetic/Geometric Sequence**

2/3, 1/3, 2/9, 1/6 Create an explicit formula for this. Is it an arithmetic or geometric sequence?

**Maths**

The numbers p,10 and q are 3 consecutive terms of an arithmetic progression .the numbers p,6 and q are 3 consecutive terms of a geometric progression .by first forming two equations in p and q show that p^2-20p+36=0 Hence find the values of p and q for which the geometric ...

**think mathematically**

Make up an arithmetic sequence problem (find the 10th value)

**arithmetic sequence**

find the 9th term of the arithmetic sequence with Asub1=10 and =1/2

**arithmetic sequence**

give the sequence of 5 term if the first term is 8 and the last term is 100

**algebra**

The second term of an arithmetic sequence is 24 and the fifth term is 3.Find the first term and the common difference.

**Math**

- If the 4th term of an arithmetic sequence is 24 and the 12th term is 56, whats the first term?

**Math**

If the 4th term of an arithmetic sequence is 24 and the 12th term is 56, whats the first term?

**math**

I can't solve this one: The second term of an arithmetic sequence is 24 and the fifth term is 3.Find the first term and the common difference. How could I get the answers if there's only two given numbers?

**Math**

If the 16th term of an arithmetic sequence is three times the fourth term, find the ratio of the 23rd term to the third term.

**MATH ARITHMETIC SEQUENCES**

IN THE INFINITE ARITHMETIC SEQUENCE 1, 11, 1.2,... WHAT TERM OF THE SEQUENCE IS 3?

**math**

still need help: Write an arithmetic sequence that has a common difference of 4 and the eighth term is 13. What is the first term? What is the 23rd term in the sequence

**Algebra**

I am so lost on these problems. Write a geometric sequence that starts with 3 and has a common ratio of 5. What is the 23rd term in the sequence. Write an arithmetic sequence that has a common difference of 4 and the eighth term is 13. What is the first term? What is the 23rd ...

**Math10**

The 4th term of an arithmetic sequence is 18 and the 6th term is 28. Give the first 3 terms. Use the formula

**Math Help Please? (check my work?)**

1. Find the next three terms in the sequence. 3, 12, 21, 30, . . . (1 point) 40, 50, 60 *** 38, 46, 54 39, 48, 57 36, 32, 39 2. Identify the sequence as arithmetic, geometric, or neither. 1.6, 0.8, 0.4, 0.2, . . . (1 point) arithmetic geometric *** neither

**math**

If the first term in an arithmetic sequence is 15 and the tenth term is 69. What is the fourth term in the sequence?

**math**

If the first term in an arithmetic sequence is 15 and the tenth term is 69. What is the fourth term in the sequence?

**maths**

1 +4 +8 +9 +12 +16+ 20 + 24 +27+ 28....729 +732. STATE THE FIRST THREE TERMS AND THE. LAST TERM OF THE ARITHMETIC SERIES

**Math**

Consider the following series: 1,2,3,4,5,10,20,40....which starts as an arithmetic series? ...but after the first five terms becomes a geometric series. Prove that any positive integer can be written as a sum of distinct numbers from the series. I know how to do the base case

**math**

Given that the sum of the first 20 terms of an arithmetic sequence is 1150 and the fifth term is twice the second term . find: 1.The first term and the common difference 2. find the general formula

**Algebra**

Is this sequence 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 an arithmetic or geometric sequence? Then find the explicit formula and recursive formula for the given sequence.

**math**

The second term of an arithmetic progression is 8 and the eleventh term is -10 Find the first term, the common differrnce and sum to 15 terms

**math**

The first and the last terms of an Arithmetic Progression are 6 and 171 in that order. If there are 14 terms, find the 16th term of the Arithmetic Progression.

**math**

The 3rd term of an Arithmetic Progression is 10 more than the first term while the fifth term is 15 more than the second term. Find the sum of the 8th and 15th terms of the Arithmetic Progression if the 7th term is seven times the first term.

**Math**

Algebra 2 A sequence is of pyramids is created where the first pyramid has a height of 6 inches and a base area of 10 inches, for a volume of 20 cubic inches. The height of the next pyramid is twice the height of the previous pyramid. The input of the sequence is the position ...

**MATH HELP ASAP**

identify the sequence as arithmetic, geometric, or neither. please explain answer 1.6,0.8, 0.4, 0.2,...

**PLEASE HELP ASAP ALGEBRA**

indentify the sequence as arithmetic, geometric, or neither. 3,4.5,6,7.5,... a. arithmetic b. geometric c. neither please help i don't know the answer

**MATH HELP ASAP**

identify the sequence as arithmetic, geometric, or neither 3, 4.5,6,7.5,...

**Please help**

what is the sum of arithmetic series 2+5+8+...+260?

**Algebra**

1. Find the general rule for each arithmetic or geometric sequence. 2. Calculate the 10th term for each sequence. a) a=a sub n-1*n a sub one=9 b) a sub n=a sub n-1 + 8 a sub 1=-17 c) a sub n=a sub n-1 + 2 a sub 1=9 d) a=n*a sub n-1 a sub one=1 I don't understand how to ...

**Algebra**

Arithmetic Sequence : Determine whether f(n) is an arithmetic sequence, circle yes or no . Identify the common difference . __________________ 1. N 1 2 3 4 5 F(n). 2 4 6 8 10 ___________________

**Math.**

The 4th term of the arithmetic progression is15 and the9th term is 35 find the 15th term.

**algebra**

if 1, 2, 7 and 20, respectively, are added to the first terms of an arithmetic progression, a geometric progression of four terms is obtained. find the first term and common difference of the arithmetic progression the answers are both 3 .. but i don't know the solution, ...

**Arithmetic sequence**

Three consecutive terms of an arithmetic sequence have a sum of 12 and a product of -80 .Find the terms. [hint : let the terms be x - d, x and x + d . ]

**maths**

The first four terms of an arithmetic sequence are 2, x-y, 2x+y+7 and x-3y where x and y are constants. Find the x and y and hence find the sum of the first 30 terms.

**maths**

how many terms in the arithmetic series are needed to make a total of 204? 2 + 3.25 + 4.5 + .....

**maths**

An arithmetic series has first term 5 and a common difference 7 a) write down the 4th term and the 23rd term b) find the sum of the first 38 terms of this series.

**Ic**

Write an application that prompts the user for two integers and then prompts the user to enter an option as follows: 1 to add the two integers, 2 to subtract the second integer from the first, 3 to multiply the integers, and 4 to divide the first integer by the second. Display...

**sequence**

Select the first five terms in the arithmetic sequence an = 4n, starting with n =

**sequences and Series**

If 5 times the 5th term is equal to the 6 times the 6th term of an arithmetic sequence then its 11th term is.......

**math**

the 9th term of an arithmetic sequence is 29. the 16th term is 50. what is the 20th term ?

**algebra**

three numbers are in harmonic progression. If the third number were decreased by 4 they would be in arithmetic progression. If the third number were decreased by 3 they would be in geometric progression. Find the third term of the harmonic progression.

**mats**

If 5 times 5th term is equal to the 6times the 6th term of an arithmetic sequence,then its 11th is?.

**math {sequences}please help**

Sequences 1. 14, 19, 24, 29,… a. Geometric, 34,39,44 b. Arithmetic,32,36,41 c. Arithmetic, 34, 39, 44 ** d. The sequence is neither 2. -4, 8, -16, 32, . . . . a. Arithmetic , 64, 128, 256 b. Geometric, -64 , 128, -256 ** c. Geometric, -48, 64, -80 d. Neither 3. 81, 27, 9, 3...

**General arithmetic and reasoning**

The ratio of the length to a width of a sheet is 3:2. If length is 24 meters, find out the width?

**Math**

The measures of the sides of a right triangle form an arithmetic sequence of common difference 2. What are these measures?

**mathematics**

if7 times the 7th terms ofan arithmetic progression is equal to 11 time is 11th terms, show that its 18th term is 0 can you find the 1st terms andthe common difference -justify your answer

**maths**

A) In an arithmetic progression the sum of the first ten terms is 50 and the fifth term is three times the second term (1) Calculate the first term (2)Calculate the sum of the 20 terms

**math**

identify the sequence 3888 , 216 , 12 , 2/3 , as arithmetic geometric neither of both

**Physics**

A man drags a 68.0-kg crate across the floor at a constant velocity by pulling on a strap attached to the bottom of the crate. The crate is tilted 23.5° above the horizontal, and the strap is inclined 55.0° above the horizontal. The center of gravity of the crate coincides ...

**math**

1. Write a rule for the sequence. 5, –4, –13, –22,… (1 point) Start with –9 and add 5 repeatedly. Start with 5 and add 9 repeatedly. Start with 5 and subtract –9 repeatedly.*** Start with 5 and add –9 repeatedly. 2. Find the next three terms of the sequence. –2...

**Algebra 2**

The deposits Ginny makes at her bank each month form an arithmetic sequence. The deposit for month 3 is $150, and the deposit for month 5 is $180. Answer these questions 1.what is common differences for each month? $15 2.write explicit formula for arithmetic sequence 3.amount ...

**Algebra 2**

Will someone please check if I am right???? find the second and third term of the arithmetic sequence -7, __,__,-22,-27... Options: -12,-15*** My Answer -17,-12 -10,-17 -12,-17

**arithmetic progression**

four positive integers form an arithmetic progression . if the product of the first and the last terms is 70 and the second and third terms are 88, find the first term

**Arithmetic progression**

In an AP , Sn = 2n , S2n = n Find S4n

**Math**

So, this "kiddo" needs some help plz! You are having a discussion about sequences with your classmate. She insists that the sequence is 2, 3, 5, 8, and 12 must be either arithmetic or geometric. Is she correct. Explain. HELP I DO NOT UNDERSTAND THIS!!!!! D;

**Math**

What is the difference between geometric patterns (with numbers) and arithmetic patterns?

**Math help asap!!! or someone help please**

4. Which explains why the sequence 81, 3, 1/9,... is arithmetic or geometric? A)The sequence is arithmetic because it decreases by a factor of 1/27 B)The sequence is geometric because it decreases by a factor of 1/27 C)The sequence is arithmetic because it decreases by a ...

**Math**

What type of sequence is this? 2 , 3, 5, 8, 12 Arithmetic, geometric or neither

**really no one is gonna help me in math**

7,9,11,13...... A) arithmetic B) geometric C)both D)neither 2. 2,1,1/2,1/4........ A. arithmetic B. geometric C. both D. neither dude im helping and no one helps me 1-a 2-b

**MATH**

7,9,11,13...... A) arithmetic B) geometric C)both D)neither 2. 2,1,1/2,1/4........ A. arithmetic B. geometric C. both D. neither

**math....number sequences**

7,9,11,13...... A) arithmetic B) geometric C)both D)neither 2. 2,1,1/2,1/4........ A. arithmetic B. geometric C. both D. neither

**arithmetic**

in an arithmetic progression the 13th term is 27 and the 7th term is three times the second term find;the common difference,the first term and the sum of the first ten terms

**Algebra**

Reposting: The geometric mean and arithmetic mean of the two numbers are 8 and 17 respectively. 1. find the bigger number 2. find the smaller number 3. find the harmonic mean Thanks in advance to whoever will answer :)

**Allgebra**

The geometric and arithmetic mean of the two numbers are 8 and 17 respectively. 1. Find the bigger number. 2. Find the smaller number. 3. Find the harmonic mean.

**Algebra**

find the 12th term of the arithmetic progression 1/2, 1/6, 1/10

**Advanced Algebra**

salary increases: A man gets a job with a salary of $30000 a year. He is promised a $2300 raise each subsequent year. Find the total earnings for a 10 year period. Arithmetic Sequence,:

**math**

The second term of an arithmetic progression is 50 and the 5th term is 65.calculate the value of the 40th term

**Math**

6,x,y,16 is a sequence of numbers.6,x.y form an arithmetic sequence.x,y,16 form a geometric sequence. Detrmine the values of x and y

**Math**

The sum of third and ninth terms of arithmetic series is 20 and the difference between the twelfth and fourth term is 32.determine the value of the first term and the constant difference.

**maths**

consider the arithmetic sequence which has the second term equal to 8 and the fifth term equal to 10 2.1.1 determine the common difference of this sequence

**Math**

A house worth $350,000 when purchased was worth $335.000 after the first year and $320,000 after the second year. If the economy does not pick up and this trend continues, what will be the value of the house after 6 years. A) determine if is arithmetic or geometric. Write the ...

**math**

The first term of an arithmetic sequence is 2.The 12th term in the progression is 9 times bigger than the 2nd term. Find the common difference d.

**A.P AND G.P AND A.M AND G.M**

Find the arithmetic progression and sum of its first 20 terms whose arithmetic mean and geometric mean between first and third term is 10 and 8 respectively

**progressions**

Find the arithmetic progression and sum of its first 20 terms whose arithmetic mean and geometric mean between first and third term is 10 and 8 respectively

**pre calculus**

Sn= 2n^2+5n IS THE SUM OF THE FIRST N TERMS OF AN ARITHMETIC SERIES. determine first 3 terms

**pre cal 11**

the sum of the first n terms of an arithmetic series is Sn=2n^2+5n. Determine the first 3 terms. Help!!!

**PLZ HELP MATH**

this is pre calc arithmetic sequence. AT sea lvl pressure is 14.7 psi. It increases by 14.7 at every 30 ft descent. What is pressure at 1000 ft.

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The fourth and sixth term of an arithmetic progession are -4 and -10 respectively. Find A.the common difference B.the first term C.sum of the first twelve terms

**Math**

determine if the sequence is arithmetic. If it is, find the common difference.1. 35, 32, 29, 26

**Math**

32,48,72,108...Arithmetic or geometric I think it is arithmetic Then Find common difference or ratio multiple of 12? What are the next 3 terms 120,132,144 What is the "zero" term 12 not sure what this means though What is the equation? 12n * n

**maths**

the sum of the first 53 terms of an arithmetic series is 4 240 while the seventh term is equal to 20. Find the first term on common difference

**maths**

if the second term of an arithmetic sequence is 15 and the fifth term is 24. determine the third and fourth term of the sequence

**maths**

determind the arithmetic sequence if fourth term is6 and the eleventh term is _34?