# Homework Help: Math: Arithmetic

## Recent Homework Questions About Arithmetic

**arithmetic**

1. The first and last term of an A.P are, a and l respectively, show that the sum of nth term from the beginning and nth term from the end is a + l. 2. If mth term of an A.P be 1/n and nth term be 1/m, then show that its mnth term is 1. 3. The sum of four numbers which are in ...

**Math**

Identify the sequence as arithmetic. geometric, or neither.. explain your answer 1.6, 0.8, 0.4, 0.2....

**arithmetic**

1. The first and last term of an A.P are, a and l respectively, show that the sum of nth term from the beginning and nth term from the end is a + l. 2. If mth term of an A.P be 1/n and nth term be 1/m, then show that its mnth term is 1. 3. The sum of four numbers which are in ...

**math**

The 3rd term in an arithmetic sequence is 12, the 7th term is 24, a) How many common differences are there between a_3 and a_7? b) What is the common difference of the sequence? c) What is the first term in the sequence? a_1 d) What is the expression for this arithmetic sequence?

**Algebra**

Determine whether each sequence is arithmetic or geometric. Find the next three items. 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 geometric nor arithmetic.

**Math, Please Help**

1) Given the arithmetic sequence an = 4 - 3(n - 1), what is the domain for n? All integers where n ≥ 1 All integers where n > 1 All integers where n ≤ 4 All integers where n ≥ 4 2) What is the 6th term of the geometric sequence where a1 = 1,024 and a4 = -...

**Algebra**

1) Given the arithmetic sequence an = 4 - 3(n - 1), what is the domain for n? All integers where n ≥ 1 All integers where n > 1 All integers where n ≤ 4 All integers where n ≥ 4 2) What is the 6th term of the geometric sequence where a1 = 1,024 and a4 = -...

**Math**

1) Given the arithmetic sequence an = 4 - 3(n - 1), what is the domain for n? All integers where n ≥ 1 All integers where n > 1 All integers where n ≤ 4 All integers where n ≥ 4 2) What is the 6th term of the geometric sequence where a1 = 1,024 and a4 = -...

**Math**

Is the following sequence a arithmetic,geometric or neither? 1.6, .8, .4, .2 my answer is geometric

**Algebra 2**

Select the first five terms in the arithmetic sequence an=8n, starting with n=1

**Math**

Identify the sequence as arithmetic, geometric, or neither. Explain your answer. 1.6, 0.8, 0.4, 0.2 . . .

**Precalculus**

1. In an arithmetic sequence, the fifth term, u5, is greater than the first term, u1. The difference between these terms is 36. a) find the common difference 9? The tenth term of the sequence is double the seventh term . b) find u1 2.5? 2. Consider the function f(x) = ax^3 -3x...

**math**

Determine whether each sequence is arithmetic or geometric. Find the next three terms. 1. 14, 19, 24, 29, . . . (1 point) geometric, 34, 39, 44 arithmetic, 32, 36, 41 arithmetic, 34, 39, 44 *** The sequence is neither geometric nor arithmetic. 2. –4, 8, –16, 32, . . . (1 ...

**Trig**

What is the sum of the arithmetic series where n=50 , t1=9 and t2=331

**Trig**

What is the sum of the arithmetic series where n=100 , t1=7 and t2=205

**Trig**

Find the 20th term of an arithmetic sequence with a=1 and d=1/2

**Trig**

Find the 6th term of the arithmetic sequence with a9=120 and a14=195

**maths**

1.hw many 3 digit nos are divisible by 7? 2.wat is d sum of product and quotient of 8 & 8? 3.if d average(arithmetic mean)of 25,31 and x is 3.value of x?

**Math**

1.Which explains why the sequence 216, 12, 2/3 is arithmetic or geometric? A.The sequence is geometric because it decreases by a factor of 6. B.The sequence is arithmetic because it decreases by a factor of 6 C.The sequence is geometric because it decreases by a factor of 1/18...

**Algebra1**

Find the sum of the first 33 terms of the arithmetic sequence whose first term is 3 and whose 33rd term is -253.

**Math question**

Identify the sequence as arithmetic. geometric, or neither.. explain your answer 1.6, 0.8, 0.4, 0.2

**math**

Find the number of term s in the following arithmetic sequence. 3, 9, 15, 21... 123

**arithmetic**

a car traveled a distance of 195 miles in 3 hours 15 minutes what is the unit rate ? oris it answer 60 miles per hour

**math**

identify the sequence 1.6, .8, .4, .2 as arithmetic, geometric, or neither and why.

**algebra 2**

what is the sum of the first 11 terms of the arithmetic series in which asub one = -12 and d=5

**arithmetic**

Ana sees a computer that costs $1600. The store manager says next week will be on sale $350 less. What percent will Ana save

**PRE CALC**

The 20th term of an arithmetic sequence is 27 and the first term is -11. What is the common difference??

**arithmetic**

Select the first five terms in the arithmetic sequence an = 4n, starting with n = 1.

**Statistics**

For the most recent seven years, the U.S. Department of Education reported the following number of bachelor's degrees awarded in computer science: 4,253; 5,578; 6,406; 7,334; 8,728; 11,298; 15,182. What is the annual arithmetic mean number of degrees awarded? About 9,120 ...

**Statistics**

For the most recent seven years, the U.S. Department of Education reported the following number of bachelor's degrees awarded in computer science: 4,253; 5,578; 6,406; 7,334; 8,728; 11,298; 15,182. What is the annual arithmetic mean number of degrees awarded? About 9,120 ...

**Statistics**

A stockbroker placed the following order for a customer: • 50 shares of Kaiser Aluminum preferred at $100 a share • 100 shares of GTE preferred at $27.20 a share • 20 shares of Boston Edison preferred at $12.20 a share What is the weighted arithmetic mean price per share...

**Statistics**

The distribution of a sample of the outside diameters of PVC gas pipes approximates a symmetrical, bell-shaped distribution. The arithmetic mean is 11.0 inches, and the standard deviation is 2.0 inches. About 68 percent of the outside diameters lie between what two amounts? 8....

**Economics and Statistics**

A stockbroker placed the following order for a customer: • 50 shares of Kaiser Aluminum preferred at $100 a share • 100 shares of GTE preferred at $27.20 a share • 20 shares of Boston Edison preferred at $12.20 a share What is the weighted arithmetic mean price per share...

**Calculus**

Posted by MG on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 6:54pm. The hands of a clock in some tower are 4.5m and 2m in length. How fast is the distance between the tips of the hands changing at 9:00? (Hint: Use the law of cosines) The distance between the tips of the hands is changing at ...

**Maths**

4x+1,2x+4 and x+3 are first three terms of arithmetic sequence determine the value of x

**Business & Economics**

For the most recent seven years, the U.S. Department of Education reported the following number of bachelor's degrees awarded in computer science: 4,033; 5,652; 6,407; 7,201; 8,719; 11,154; 15,121. What is the annual arithmetic mean number of degrees awarded? About 12,240 ...

**arithmetic**

An investment of $2,000 is earning interest at the rate of 6.2% compounded quarterly over 5 years. Approximately how much interest is earned on the investment?

**Algebra ll**

Help please, I don't understand how to do this... Give an example of an arithmetic sequence that is found in the real world. Find the common difference and write a recursive and iterative rule for the sequence. Use one of the rules to find another term of the sequence. Then ...

**arithmetic**

if you 99 lines on a piece of paper so that no two lines are pallarel to each other and no three lines pass through the same point,how many times will they will intersect?

**mathematics**

MATHEMATICS PLEASE HELP ME!!! In an arithmetic series the 3rd term is twice the 8th term find the first 25 terms

**math**

In an arithmetic series the 3rd term is twice the 8th term. Find the sum of the first 25 terms.

**mathematis**

consider the arithmetic sequence:-4;-1;2;5...if the nth term of the sequence is 74 determine the value of n

**arithmetic**

The ratio of the sum of the first 8 terms of a G.P. to the sum of the first 4 terms of the same G.P. is 97:81, where the common ratio of the G.P. is a real number. What is the common ratio?

**Math.G.P**

The 1st term of a G.P is equal to x-2,the 3rd term is x+6 and the arithmetic mean of the 1st and 3rd terms stands in the ratio to the 2nd 5:3.find the value of x.

**math**

Select the first five terms in the arithmetic sequence an = 8n, starting with n = 1

**math**

the fourth term of an arithmetic progression is equal to 3 times the first term and the seventh term exceeds twice the third term by 1 find the first term and the common differrence

**Math**

The sum of the first n terms of an arithmetic series is given by: Sn=5/2n^2 + 7/2n. Determine: 3.2.1 The common difference. 3.2.2 The tenth term

**math**

find the 4th term of an arithmetic sequence whose first term is -8 and whose 9th term is 32.

**Maths**

if the 29th term of arithmetic series is double of 19th term then find the 9th term.

**Algebra 1**

Tell whether the sequence is arithmetic. If it is, what is the common difference? -12, -7, -2, 3,… (1 point)

**Math**

Two terms of an arithmetic sequence are t6=-3 and t11=-13. What is t20?

**calculus**

i need to find the derivative using chain rule: (x^2 + 2x - 6)^2 (1-x^3)^2 i got the answer from a site but the problem is i cannot get my work to match up with the answer, i don't know what im doing wrong. answer: 10x^9 + 36x^8 − 64x^7 − 182x^6 + 168x^5 + 80x^4 + ...

**arithmetic sequences**

a new car cost $13,000 and is depreciating by $900 each year. how much will the car cost be worth after 4 years?

**arithmetic sequences**

a tube containing 3 ounces of toothpaste is being used at at rate of 0.15 ounces per day. how much toothpaste will be in the tube after one week?

**arithmetic sequences**

jessie is playing an arcade game that costs 50cents for the first game and 25cents to continue if she loses. how much will she spend on the game if she continues 9 times?

**Maths**

If 9th term of an arithmetic progression is 0, prove that its 29th term is double the 19th term.

**Math**

Tell whether each sequence is arithmetic. Justify your answer. If the sequence is arithmetic, write a function rule to represent it. 15. 128, 64, 32, 16... 16. 3, 3.25, 3.5, 3.75..

**math**

A friend opens a savings account by depositing $1000. He deposits an additional $75 into the account each month. a. What is a rule that represents the amount of money in the account as an arithmetic sequence? b. How much money is in the account after 18 months? Show your work.

**math**

A friend opens a savings account by depositing $1000. He deposits an additional $75 into the account each month. a. What is a rule that represents the amount of money in the account as an arithmetic sequence? b. How much money is in the account after 18 months? Show your work.

**Math**

A friend opens a savings account by depositing $1000. He deposits an additional $75 into the account each month. a. What is a rule that represents the amount of money in the account as an arithmetic sequence? b. How much money is in the account after 18 months? Show your work.

**math**

i need help on properties of arithmetic

**algebra**

the third term of an arithmetic sequence is 14 and the ninth term is -1. Find the first four terms of the sequence

**Mathematics**

The 25 term of an Arithmetic Progression is 7 1/2 and the sum of the first 23 terms is 98 1/2. Find the i. 1st term ii. common difference iii. sum of the first 30 terms

**Precal**

Find x such that -8 x - 3, 3 x - 1, and 2 x + 49 are consecutive terms of an arithmetic sequence. x=?

**Math**

Tell whether the sequence is arithmetic. If it is, write a function rule to represent it. 0.2, -0.6, -1.4, -2.2 This is an arithmetic sequence, but I do not understand the function rule of A(n) = 0.2 - 0.8(n-1), which is the given answer.

**Math help please**

1. Each time a touchdown is scored in a football game, 6 points are added to the score of the scoring team. A team already has 12 points. What rule represents the number of points as an arithmetic sequence when n is the number of touchdowns scored? A(n) = 12 + 6n A(n)12 - (n...

**math**

What is the 32nd term of the arithmetic sequence where a1 = -32 and a9 = -120?

**physics**

Suppose a ball of putty moving horizontally with 1kg.m/s of momentum collides and sticks to an identical ball of puffy moving vertically with 1 kg.m/s of momentum. Why is their combined momentum not simply the arithmetic sum, 2 kg.m/s?

**Math-Trigonometry**

Show that if x, y, and z are consecutive terms of an arithmetic sequence, and tan y is defined, then (sin x + sin y + sin z) / (cos x + cos y + cos z) = tan y. So I tried letting x = y-k (since x,y,z are consecutive terms of an arithmetic sequence), then z= y+k So we get (sin(...

**math**

Find the 7th term of arithmetic progression...12,20,28.

**arithmetic**

If 48 marbles are to be divided between Bill and Carl in the ration 3:5, how many marbles will Bill get?

**math**

The terms 4x + 36, 2x - 6, and 3x - 27 are consecutive terms in an arithmetic sequence. What is the value of x ?

**arithmetic**

round .44857 to the nearest hundreths?

**arithmetic**

5. Assume that if students buy more than $250 of art supplies in one visit, they may put the charge on a student account with terms of 2/10 EOM. If a student makes the purchase on September 16, on what day does the 2% discount expire? If the purchase is made on September 26, ...

**Geometry**

Please answer at least one . PLEASE 1. Triangle XYZ has a right angle at Y. V,W are on XZ such that XV=XY. WZ=YZ, find ANGLE VYW . 2. STUVWXYZ is a regular octagon. Find SW/ TZ. 3. The interior angles of a convex polygon form an arithmetic progression with a common difference ...

**arithmetic**

How do you solve this for h? A=1/2(b1 plus b2)?

**Math**

how many terms of the arithmetic sequence -5,-1,3,… must be added to reach the sum of 400

**arithmetic**

2+15/3*5=

**math**

the arithmetic series 1 + 4 + 7 + ....tn has a sum of 1001. how many terms does the series have?

**math**

x, y, 3y If the average (arithmetic mean) of the 3 numbers above is 3x and x≠0, What is y in terms of x?

**math**

x, y, 3y If the average (arithmetic mean) of the 3 numbers above is 3x and x≠0, What is y in terms of x?

**algebra 1**

Tell whether the sequence is arithmetic. If the sequence is arithmetic, write a function rule to represent it. 12, –9, 6, –3, ...

**algebra**

I need to find the first five terms in the arithmetic sequence in an =(2)^n-1 n=1 I don't know now to type the n's smaller.

**arithmetic**

28,000 X .05% compounded for 33 years =

**arithmetic**

If I WALK FROM MARKER 8.8 MILE TO MARKER 11.8 MILE HOW FAR IS THAT?

**Math**

Alpha writes the infinite arithmetic sequence 10, 8, 6, 4, 2, 0... Beta writes the infinite geometric sequence 9, 6, 4, 8/3, 16/9,... Gamma makes a sequence whose n^th term is the product of the n^th term of Alpha's sequence and the n^th term of Beta's sequence: 10*9,8*6,6*4,4...

**Math**

1. Select the first five terms in the arithmetic sequence an= 2 n , starting with n =1 A. ( 1 / 2 , 1/4 ,1/6, 1/8, 1/10) B. ( 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 ) C. ( 3 , 4 , 5 , 6, 7 ) D. ( 2 , 4, 6 , 8, 10 ) My answer is D. 2. Select the first five terms in the geometric sequence an = ( 2...

**Math - Averages**

Six dogs have an average(arithmetic mean) weight of 55 pounds. If the heaviest dog weighs 100 pounds, the lightest dog weighs 5 pounds, and the second-lightest dog weighs 30 pounds, what is the average weight of the other 3 dogs in pounds?

**Math - Averages**

The test average for Louis' calculus class is found by taking the arithmetic mean of his four best test scores. If his first four test scores are 65,82,76 and 87, what score must he get on the fifth test to raise his test average to an 85?

**MaTh**

Let a_1, a_2, . . . , a_10 be an arithmetic sequence. If a_1 + a_3 + a_5 + a_7 + a_9 = 17 and a_2 + a_4 + a_6 + a_8 + a_{10} = 15, then find a_1.

**arithmetic**

after 12 years, ria will be 3 times as old as she was 4 years ago. find her present age.

**mathematics**

the arithmetic mean of x,y and z is 6 while that of x,y,z,t,u,v and w is w. Calculate the arithmetic mean of t,u,v and w.

**math**

the arithmetic mean of x,y and z is 6 while that of x,y,z,t,u,v and w is 9. Calculate the erithmetic mean of t, u, v and w

**arithmetic**

7.86x 4.6=

**arithmetic progression**

the 9th term of an AP is 52 while the 12th term is 70. find the sum of it's 20th term?

**Algebra/Number Theory**

In a sequence of four positive numbers, the first three are in geometric progression and the last three are in arithmetic progression. The first number is 12 and the last number is 452. The sum of the two middle numbers can be written as ab where a and b are coprime positive ...

**math**

bob make 720 telephone calls each year. what is the average (arithmetic mean) number of calls that bob makes per month 60 70 80 100 120

**Math (Geometric Progression)**

5 distinct positive reals form an arithmetic progression. The 1st, 2nd and 5th term form a geometric progression. If the product of these 5 numbers is 124 4/9, what is the product of the 3 terms of the geometric progression? Note: The phrase "form an arithmetic progression" ...

**Calculus**

An arithmetic progression has terms a8 =23 and a20 =83 . What is the value of the term a12

**arithmetic**

there is a unique number of which the square and the cube together use all numbers from 0 up to 9 exactly once. which number is this ?