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March 5, 2015

March 5, 2015

Number of results: 881

**Algebra help PLEASE? **

14, 8, -16, 32... Arithmatic. 64, 128, 256 geometric, -64, 128, -256 geometric, -48, 64, -80*** the sequence is neither geometric nor arithmatic 81, 27, 9, 3.. aruthmatic , 0,-3,-6 geometric, 0,-3,-6 geometric, 1, 1/3, 1/9
*April 21, 2014 by Aniston*

**algebra**

Determine whether each sequence is arithmetic or geometric. Find the next three terms. 4, 8, –16, 32, . . . A.arithmetic, 64, 128, 256 B.geometric, –64, 128, –256 C.geometric, –48, 64, –80 .DThe sequence is neither geometric nor arithmetic. I think it's B...? 81, 27, 9, 3...
*March 19, 2013 by Cassie*

**7th Grade Math for Steve.. or Ms. Sue**

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 point...
*April 28, 2013 by Gabby*

**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 point...
*May 2, 2014 by TTR+S<3*

**Math**

Which represents the type of sequence: 12, 22, 30, 36, 41, …? neither arithmetic nor geometric both arithmetic and geometric arithmetic geometric
*March 10, 2012 by Brett *

**8th grade 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 point) ...
*April 11, 2013 by jessie*

**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.
*May 18, 2014 by Shelin*

**Geometric Series (Algebra 2)**

I need some assistance or a formula when trying to find the first term of geometric series please! I don't understand this!!!! What is the first term of a geometric series with a summation of 289, 5 terms and a common ratio of 1/2?
*April 14, 2012 by Greg*

**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" ...
*June 22, 2013 by Shin*

**Math**

Is the following sequence a arithmetic,geometric or neither? 1.6, .8, .4, .2 my answer is geometric
*May 11, 2014 by steve*

**geometric series**

what is the nth term equation for a geometric sequence with a1 = 36 and r = 1/3
*September 13, 2010 by raven*

**Mathematics. Geometric sequences.**

2+4+8+...is a geometric sequence. Prove the sum of the first n terms is two less than the (n+1)the term.
*March 10, 2013 by Olivia*

**Algebra**

Identify the sequence as arithmetic, geometric, or neither. Explain your answer. 1.6, 0.8, 0.4, 0.2, . . . I think it is geometric - divisible by 1/2...? Is that right?
*March 21, 2013 by cassie*

**Geometric Progression**

Integers a, b, c, d and e satisfy 50<a<b<c<d<e<500, and a,b,c,d,e form a geometric sequence. What is the sum of all possible distinct values of a?
*June 19, 2013 by Mathslover*

**Math**

1. Find the 11th term of the geometric sequence 64, -32, 16, -8, … . 2. Find the 1st term of a geometric sequence with a 10th term -1024 and r = -2. 3. Find the sum of each infinite geometric series, if possible. a. 10 + 2 + 2/5 + ..... b. 1.2 – 2.4 + 4.8 – 9.6 + ..... c. 3 – ...
*October 7, 2014 by Brianna*

**math**

each of the points on the two graphs are of the form (n, tn), where tn is either a geometric or arithmetic sequence. identify the graph that presents a geometric sequence. justify your answers. then determine S8 of the geometric sequence graph A points: 1,5 2,3 3,1 4,(-1) 5,(-...
*January 18, 2011 by nicole*

**CALC II**

Determine the convergence of the following series using the nth-partial sum or geometric series formula. The sum of n=1 to inifitiy 1/(9n^2+3n-2) How do I start? I'm guessing I should factor out the denominator but whats after that? It is close to a geometric series, so use ...
*June 18, 2007 by Ace*

**Maths**

Eric thinks of 2 sequences.One is geometric and the other arithmetic.Both sequences start with the number 3.The common ratio of the geometric sequence is the same as the common difference of the arithmetic sequence.If the 6-th term of the geometric sequence is 96.Find the ...
*February 3, 2013 by Lucas*

**math**

-4, 8, -16, 32 arithmetic 64, 128, 256 geometric -64, 128, -256 Geometric -48, 64, -80 the sequence is neither geometric nor arithmetic
*May 9, 2013 by Nisabel*

**Geometric progression**

The second term of a geometric progression is 12 more than the first term given that the common the ratio is half of the first term. Find the third term of the Geometric progression
*October 23, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math help please ASAP**

2. Identify the sequence as arithmetic, geometric, or neither. 1.6, 0.8, 0.4, 0.2, . . . (1 point) arithmetic geometric neither 3. 5 • 3^n (1 point) 15, 30, 45, 60 5, 15, 45, 135 0, 15, 45, 135 15, 45, 135, 405 4. Use the function rule ƒ(x) = n • |–1|^n. Find the output ƒ(2...
*April 25, 2013 by Delilah*

**Algebra**

Determine whether each sequence is arithmetic or geometric. Find the next three terms. 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. I think this is C...? What are the first ...
*March 19, 2013 by Cassie*

**algebra**

can you check my answers please? What are the first three terms of the sequence: a1 = 3 and an = 2(an1)2? 2, 8, 18 3, 18, 648 --3, 32, 50 2, 6, 12, 24 What is the 14th term in the sequence: an = 4n + 13? -43 43 __> -69 69 What is the recursive rule for the sequence: −...
*March 22, 2012 by Jennifer*

**Geometric Sequence**

The product of the first five terms of a geometric progression is 32. If the fourth term is 17, compute the second term.
*March 12, 2013 by Will*

**Geometry-8th gr**

The geometric mean x of two numbers is the positive value of x that satisfies the proportion a/x =x/b, where a and b are given. Find the geometric mean of 16 and 9.
*January 31, 2013 by Mona*

**Math - Geometric Series**

Find the sum of the geometric series 128 - 64 + 32 - . . . to 8 terms. a) 85 b) 225 c) 86 d) 85/2 e) not possible
*December 11, 2010 by Robo123*

**Chemistry**

1)Define the term'geometric isomers' 2)Give geometric isomers and corresponding names for the following condensed structural formula: CH3CH2(CH)2CH3
*September 23, 2011 by Gift*

**Math**

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 phase "form an arithmetic progression" ...
*May 11, 2013 by Shin*

**math**

The 65th therm in a geometric sequence is 8000, and the 69th term is 500, find the 64th term using the geometric series sum formula
*December 18, 2011 by Poppy*

**Math**

1/27 + 1/9 + 1/3 + ... + 81 I know the series is geometric. d = 1/3 Multiplying each by 1/3 to get the next value do i use the sum of geometric series a(1-r^n)/ 1-r
*December 12, 2014 by Tasha*

**math**

1) If the number 1,1/3,1/9, are terms of Geometric progression. Find its common ratio 2) If the second term of Geometric progression is equal to 3, and the 5th term is equal to 81/8. Find the 7th term. 3)If x,y,3 is a Geometric progression. Find the value of x and y 4) Insert ...
*March 12, 2011 by bogoss *

**math30**

The sum of the first 10 terms of the geometric sequence -4, 6, -9,..., to the nearest tenth, is; The answer is: For the geometric series a=-4, r=-1.5 or -3/2, n=10. Sn= a(r^n - 1)/r - 1 S10= -4((-1.5)^10 - 1)/-1.5 - 1 S10= 90.7 My question is from where they got r=-1.5 or -3/2...
*August 23, 2012 by alejandro*

**algebra**

1)Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence for which a1=5 and r=3 a.1215 b.3645 c.9375 d.23 answer=a 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence -12,4,-4/3,... a.an=-12(1/3)n-1 b.an=12(-1/3)n-1 c.an=-12(-1/3)-n+1 d.an=-12(-1/3)n-1 answer=d 3)Find four ...
*August 23, 2007 by Marissa*

**algebra**

1)Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence for which a1=5 and r=3 a.1215 b.3645 c.9375 d.23 answer=a 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence -12,4,-4/3,... a.an=-12(1/3)n-1 b.an=12(-1/3)n-1 c.an=-12(-1/3)-n+1 d.an=-12(-1/3)n-1 answer=d 3)Find four ...
*August 24, 2007 by Marissa*

**algebra**

1)Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence for which a1=5 and r=3 a.1215 b.3645 c.9375 d.23 answer=a 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence -12,4,-4/3,... a.an=-12(1/3)n-1 b.an=12(-1/3)n-1 c.an=-12(-1/3)-n+1 d.an=-12(-1/3)n-1 answer=d 3)Find four ...
*August 26, 2007 by Marissa*

**check one question statistic**

For the scenario below, determine if the experiment describes a geometric distribution. If it is not a geometric setting, state why. if it is a geometric a) the two outcomes head or not head b) What constitutes one trial Flip a coin constitutes a flip coin c) the probability ...
*March 31, 2014 by helen*

**algebra(check)**

1)Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence for which a1=5 and r=3 a.1215 b.3645 c.9375 d.23 answer=a 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence -12,4,-4/3,... a.an=-12(1/3)n-1 b.an=12(-1/3)n-1 c.an=-12(-1/3)-n+1 d.an=-12(-1/3)n-1 answer=d 3)Find four ...
*August 24, 2007 by Marissa*

**geometric mean**

Eighteen is the Geometric Mean of 12 and what number 18 = sqrt (12 x) Solve for x. The answer is an integer, and it isn't 24 (That's the arithmetic mean). cheese is yellow
*May 7, 2007 by mike*

**arithmetic**

use the geometric mean to find the 7th term in a geometric sequence if the 6th term is 50 and the 8th term is 18
*March 17, 2011 by Taylor White*

**AGL 2 (Geometric Series)**

Is their a formula for finding the Sum for Geometric Series?
*February 1, 2012 by Embraced*

**Maths - Geometric Progression**

Find the value of x for which the numbers x+1, x+3, x+7, are in geometric progression.
*October 4, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc/Trig...**

If An is defined as a geometric sequence, is the sequence 1/an also a geometric sequence? Explain your reasoning
*December 3, 2014 by Anonymous*

**math**

1)Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence for which a1=5 and r=3 A)1215 B)3645 C)9375 D)23 I chose A 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence -12,4,-4/3... A)aN=-12(1/3)n-1 B)aN=12(-1/3)n-1 C)aN=-12(-1/3)-n+1 D)aN=-12(-1/3)n-1 I chose C 3)Find four ...
*December 12, 2007 by Jon*

**precalc**

Determine whether the sequence is geometric or arithmetic. Then give the general formula for the nth term of the sequence. 6.1, 6.9, 7.7, 8.5, 9.3,... I think it is Geometric, but i don't know how to find the formula
*December 5, 2011 by Alex*

**Maths**

The first, third and ninth terms of an arithmetic sequence form the terms of a geometric sequence. Find the common ratio of the geometric sequences. a, a+2d, a+8d a+2d/a = a+8d/a+2d ?
*January 16, 2015 by Michael*

**chem**

Draw the three distinct geometric isomers of 2,4-hexadiene. i can draw what it is giving. but i do not get what the geometric isomers are? if you drew it a different way wouldnt that change the name?
*September 15, 2012 by sara*

**geometric mean**

The geometric mean of two postitive numbers a and b is sqrt(ab). Show that for f(x) = 1/x on any interval [a,b] of positive numbers, the value of c in the conclusion of the mean value theorem is c = sqrt(ab) I have no idea how to do this! If the mean of a and b is sqrt(ab), ...
*November 5, 2006 by Jen*

**Algebra**

The first element of a geometric sequence is 1 and the common ratio is 3; determine the smallest 4 digit numeral that represents an element of this geometric sequence
*December 16, 2012 by xavier*

**DDP**

what are the different types of geometric constraint that are appiled to sketches and what are their functions? answer: is it geometric constraint numerical constraint assembly constraint
*January 15, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Algebra 2 - Geometric Series**

I need help evaluating the geometric infinite series. It's got the double zero thing over the E thing. 00 E(-1/2)^ n-1 (n=1)
*April 29, 2009 by Kay*

**Advanced Algebra (Infinite Geometric Series)**

Convert 8.690909 . . . into a single fraction using infinite geometric series.
*November 15, 2014 by Alecx*

**algebra(check)**

1)Find a1 in a geometric series for which Sn=300,r=-3,and n=4 a.15 b.15/2 c.-15 d.1/15 answer=a 2)Find the sum of the infinite geometric series n=1 at the bottom of the sigma notation 20(-1/4)n-1 on the right side a.25 b.80/3 c.16 d.does not exist answer=c 3)Find the sum of ...
*August 24, 2007 by Marissa*

**Algebra 2**

Determine if the sequence is arithmetic, geometric, or neither. If it is arithmetic or geometric, write a rule. 4,1,0,1,4 My answer: Neither (-2)^2 (-1)^2 0^2 1^2 2^2 Is it correct?
*October 26, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

1. Why cant you use the formula of the infinite geometric series on 1/81 + 1/27 + 1/9 + 1/3 + ..... 2. Using concepts of infinite geometric series, show that 0.9999 ..... = 1.
*September 9, 2014 by Ruby*

**algebra**

1)Find a1 in a geometric series for which Sn=300,r=-3,and n=4 a.15 b.15/2 c.-15 d.1/15 answer=a 2)Find the sum of the infinite geometric series n=1 at the bottom of the sigma notation 20(-1/4)n-1 on the right side a.25 b.80/3 c.16 d.does not exist answer=c 3)Find the sum of ...
*August 23, 2007 by Marissa*

**algebra**

1)Find a1 in a geometric series for which Sn=300,r=-3,and n=4 a.15 b.15/2 c.-15 d.1/15 answer=a 2)Find the sum of the infinite geometric series n=1 at the bottom of the sigma notation 20(-1/4)n-1 on the right side a.25 b.80/3 c.16 d.does not exist answer=c 3)Find the sum of ...
*August 24, 2007 by Marissa*

**algebra**

1)Find a1 in a geometric series for which Sn=300,r=-3,and n=4 a.15 b.15/2 c.-15 d.1/15 answer=a 2)Find the sum of the infinite geometric series n=1 at the bottom of the sigma notation 20(-1/4)n-1 on the right side a.25 b.80/3 c.16 d.does not exist answer=c 3)Find the sum of ...
*August 26, 2007 by Marissa*

**Algebra II (Geometric Series)**

What is the sum of the following geometric series: 1+1/4+1/16
*June 5, 2012 by Gregory*

**Math Geometric Series**

Evaluate this geometric series: 7 + 14 + 28 + ... + 3584
*June 3, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calculus-check answers**

Find the sixth term in the geometric sequence: sqrt3y^3, -3y^5, 3sqrt3y^7 Answer: -27y^13 2) Find three geometric means between -sqrt2 and -4sqrt2. Answer: -2, 2sqrt2, -4 Thanks
*September 13, 2008 by Lucy*

**Maths**

1..The first 2 terms of a geometric progression are the same as the first two terms of an arithmetic progression.The first term is 12 and is greater than the second term.The sum of the first 3 terms od the arithmetic progression is 4/3 less than the sum of the first 3 terms of...
*February 3, 2013 by Lucas*

**geometry**

What geometric postulate justifies statement: if AB is congruent to CD and CD is congruent to EF, then AB is congruent to EF. Two geometric objects that are congruent to the same third object are congruent to each other.
*December 7, 2006 by Nicole*

**Math**

1. Find the sum of the first five terms of the sequence 2/3, 2, 6, 18, ..... 2. Is this a geometric sequence? 2x, (4x-2), (6x-4), ..... 3. Show the equivalent values of the decimal 0.7575757575..... in fraction form. 4. What is the sum of the geometric sequence 4/3, 2/3, 1/3, ...
*October 16, 2014 by Brianna*

**Math**

first three terms of a geometric sequence are the same as the 1st, 9th and 11th terms of an arithmetic sequence, respectively. What is the common ratio in the geometric sequence ? Thanks!
*May 12, 2012 by Matthew*

**Arithmetic**

The first, second and third terms of a geometric progression are 2k+3, k+6 and k, respectively. Given that all the terms of geometric progression are positive, calculate (a) the value of the constant k (b) the sum to infinity of the progression.
*June 16, 2014 by Tara*

**geometric sequence**

The sum of the 2nd and 5th terms of a geometric sequence is 3.5. The sum of the 3rd and 6th is -7. Determine the ratio r of the sequence and the first term a.
*September 27, 2014 by h*

**Geometric Sequence **

Find the fourth term (a4) of geometric sequence if the first term (a1) is 2 and the common ratio, r is 4.
*January 14, 2012 by Embraced*

**math**

1)Find a1 in a geometric series for which Sn=300,r=-3,and n=4 A)15 B)15/2 C)-15 D)1/15 I chose A 2)Find the sum of the infinite geometric series. Sigma sign with infinity symbol above and n=1 below. To the right 20(-1/4)n-1 A)25 B)80/3 C16 D)does not exist I chose A 3)Find the...
*December 12, 2007 by Jon*

**pre algebra**

solve whether the sequence is arithmetic or geometric if it is arithmetic or geometric,state the common difference or common ratio and write the next three terms of the sequence 10,18,26,34
*May 3, 2012 by keith*

**Math**

1. Find the common ratio and the 7th term of the sequence 2/9, 2/3, 2, 6, 18, ..... 2. The 3rd and 5th terms of a geometric sequence are 2 and 1/2 respectively. What is the first term? 3. Find the geometric mean between: a. 1/2 and 1/3 b. sqrt5 - sqrt2
*October 7, 2014 by Erin*

**Maths**

Consider all 3-term geometric sequences with first term 1 and with common ratio the square of an integer between 1 and 1000. How many of these 1000 geometric sequences have the property that the sum of the 3 terms is prime?
*April 29, 2013 by ianian*

**algebra**

Consider all 3-term geometric sequences with first term 1 and with common ratio the square of an integer between 1 and 1000. How many of these 1000 geometric sequences have the property that the sum of the 3 terms is prime?
*April 29, 2013 by deli*

**Algebra**

Need to get these problems checked-- 21. Suppose inflation of money is at a rate of 3% per year in the US. How much will a $1 candy bar cost in 30 years? 1.03^30 * 1= $2.43 22. Find the next 3 terms of the geometric sequence 4, 10, 25. 125, 625, 3125? ..Not sure about this. 23...
*June 17, 2010 by mysterychicken*

**math(need 2nd opinion)**

1)Find a1 in a geometric series for which Sn=300,r=-3,and n=4 A)15 B)15/2 C)-15 D)1/15 I chose A 2)Find the sum of the infinite geometric series. Sigma sign with infinity symbol above and n=1 below. To the right 20(-1/4)n-1 A)25 B)80/3 C16 D)does not exist I chose A 3)Find the...
*December 12, 2007 by Jon*

**Math**

Consider all 3-term geometric sequences with first term 1 and with common ratio the square of an integer between 1 and 1000 (inclusive). How many of these 1000 geometric sequences have the property that the sum of the 3 terms is prime?
*May 1, 2013 by Maths lover Please Help...*

**math**

1)Find the sum of the first eight terms of the Geometric progression 256,128,64,32 2)How many terms should be taken from the Geometric progression 4,12,36 for the sum to be 2188
*March 19, 2011 by la bellgoss*

**paper**

I have to write a paper on vases from Geometric to Orientalizing periods.(from ancient Greece). So these are my Thesis Statements: "My paper is about the representations of animals and humans form on the vases from the Geometric to Orieltalizing periods." or "My paper is about...
*November 20, 2009 by Jasmine/to Ms. Sue*

**Math - Geometric Vectors**

Find the length and the direction of the resultant of each of the following systems of forces: a) forces of 3 N and 8 N acting at an angle of 60° to each other I'm completely lost. I don't know how to solve this question using geometric vectors. Please walk me through the ...
*February 17, 2008 by Anonymous*

**math...**

how can I tell if a sequences is airthmetic, geometric or neither? determine the first three terms of each and determine if each are airthmetic, geometric or neither. 1) tn=5t n-1+ 3 wheret 1=2 first three terms: 3,13,23 airthmetic 2)t(n)= -3(4)^n first three terms:-12,-48,-...
*October 18, 2006 by GEORGE!*

**math**

in an arithmetic sequence the common difference is equal to 2.the first term is also the first term of a geometric sequence. the sum of the first 3 terms of an arithmetic sequence and the sum of the first 9 terms of an arithmetic sequence form the 2nd and 3rd terms of a ...
*January 30, 2015 by Brainblocked*

**Chemistry**

What type(s) of isomerism is/are exhibited by potassium dioxalatodiaquachromate(III) dihydrate? (A) Geometric isomerism (B) Optical isomerism (C) Both geometric and optical isomerism (D) No isomerism (E) It is difficult to determine isomerism since it is fluxional
*January 30, 2011 by John*

**Chemistry**

What type(s) of isomerism is/are exhibited by potassium dioxalatodiaquachromate(III) dihydrate? (A) Geometric isomerism (B) Optical isomerism (C) Both geometric and optical isomerism (D) No isomerism (E) It is difficult to determine isomerism since it is fluxional
*January 30, 2011 by John*

**Calc**

We are working on finding the intervals of convergence of power series in class. Why do we not have to test for the convergence of the endpoints for geometric series? They always seem to diverge. Is this a set rule when working with the geometric series for this type of problem?
*December 1, 2011 by Chloe*

**Alg 2/trig**

I am doing Geometric sequences, but I cannot figure out how to find the Nth term of a geometric sequence. The problem is A1 = 64, Ak+1 = 1/2Ak (That is supposed to be A sub one, A sub k + 1, etc.) The formula for finding the equation is: An = A1 x R^n-1 The answer is: An = 128...
*March 11, 2009 by Christopher*

**Math *URGENT**

Please give the answers and solutions for each. 1.If the second term is 2 and the seventh term of a geometric sequence is 64, find the 12th term. 2. Which term if the geometric sequence 18,54,162,486,... is 3,188,646? 3. Determine the geometric mean of 8 and 288 4.Find x if ...
*December 20, 2012 by Aliza*

** Math**

What are different kinds of congruents? There are hundreds of types of congruence. You would need to be more specific. Some examples: - modular - linear - geometric - group theory - ring theory How about the different kinds of congruents in geometric?
*April 17, 2007 by Sean*

**Math: Calculus - Geometric Vectors**

Find the magnitude and the direction of the resultant of each of the following systems of forces using geometric vectors. a) Forces of 3 N and 8 N acting at an angle of 60 degrees to each other. Please help me with this question. I don't understand the wording, so I don't know...
*February 17, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Math**

1. What is the tenth term of the geometric sequence whose first term (a1) is 16 and the common ratio (r) is –½? 2. Given the terms a10 = 3 / 512 and a15 = 3 / 16384 of a geometric sequence, find the exact value of the first term of the sequence.
*June 18, 2014 by Jade*

**sum geometric series**

what is the sum of geometric infinite series 3/2+ 9/16+ 27/128+ 81/1024=.... i know the formula is S=a/(1-r) my teacher, he usually transforms into a formula of the sum series and finds out a and r.but i don't how to do that. the pattern i saw is 3/2 + 3^2/2^4 + 3^3/2^7+ 3^4/2...
*April 9, 2007 by david*

**Pre-Cal**

1) Write the first five temrs of the geometric sequence a1 = 2 r=sqrt3 I know the first term is 2 but the sqrt 3 threw me off so I do not know how to find the next numbers. 2) Find the nth term of the geometric sequence. a2 = 3 a5 = 3/64 n=1 I know the formula is a1^r n-1 but ...
*April 4, 2010 by Abbey*

**Pre-Cal(Please help)**

1) Write the first five temrs of the geometric sequence a1 = 2 r=sqrt3 I know the first term is 2 but the sqrt 3 threw me off so I do not know how to find the next numbers. 2) Find the nth term of the geometric sequence. a2 = 3 a5 = 3/64 n=1 I know the formula is a1^r n-1 but ...
*April 4, 2010 by Abbey*

**math**

suppose an arithmetic sequence and a geometric sequence with common ration r have the same first two terms. show that the third term of the geometric series is r^2/(2r-1) tomes the third term of the arithmetic sequence
*February 17, 2009 by isa*

**Pre-Calculus**

Q.Determine the sum of each infinite geometric series. t_1= 8 r = -2^1/2 ---------------------------------------- A.This is a divergent series because the absolute value of r is greater than 1. ---------------------------------------- Q. The first term of an infinite geometric...
*February 17, 2015 by Lucina*

**7th grade art Ms. Sue please**

1. This term refers to a subject in artwork that has been simplified and rearranged. (1 point) nonobjective linear semi-abstract objective 2. This term refers to artwork that does not have a reference to a subject or object. (1 point) representational nonobjective subjective ...
*November 27, 2012 by Delilah*

**algebra**

Can someone please help me with this problem? Thanks! Evaluate the infinite geometric series: 8+4+2+1+... I thought you needed to know the number of terms to evaluate, but how do you know them if it is infinite? The limit of Sn = 1 + r + r^2 + r^3 + r^4 + = 1/(1 - r) -1 < r...
*May 30, 2007 by Mercy*

**Calculus **

Wouldn't this sequence be neither geometric and neither arithmetic? 0.0005, 0.005, 0.05, 0.5 I can'f find a pattern. And also this sequence, it doesnt look arithmetic or geometric 1/5, 1/4, 1/3, 1/2, 1,... And also this other question: The first three terms of the sequence ...
*September 20, 2011 by Anonymous*

**arithmetic**

State whether the following sequence is arithmetic, geometric, or neither. 10, 10.25, 10.50625, 10.76890625, .... (Points : 1) arithmetic sequence geometric sequence neither
*October 2, 2011 by catherine*

**math**

What is the difference between geometric mean and arithmetic mean? Arithmetic mean of two numbers A and B is: (A + B)/2 Geometric mean of two numbers A and B is: sqrt(A*B) The geometric mean can be rewritten as follows: sqrt(A*B) = Exp{Log[sqrt(A*B)]} = Exp{1/2 [Log(A) + Log(B...
*July 17, 2007 by Mary*

**Can someone help me?!**

The 1st, 5th and 13th terms of an arithmetic sequence are the first three terms of a geometric sequence with a common ratio 2. If the 21st term of the arithmetic sequence is 72, calculate the sum of the first 10 terms of the geometric sequence.
*January 3, 2013 by Jm*

**Geometric series - Check my answer**

What is the first term in a geometric series with ten terms, a common ratio of 0.5 and a sum of 511.5? I got 256 as my answer. 511.5=a1[1-(.5)^10]/1-1/2 511.5=a1(1023/1024)/1/2 511.5=a1(1023/512) ----> divide by both sides 256=a1
*December 11, 2010 by Robo123*

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