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April 26, 2015

April 26, 2015

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**math**

The first, the third and the seventh terms of an increasing arithmetic progression are three consecutive terms of a geometric progression. In the first term of the arithmetic progression is 10 find the common difference of the arithmetic progression
*February 2, 2015 by kudu*

**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**

A sequence is called an arithmetic progression of the rst order if the dierences of the successive terms are constant. It is called an arith- metic progression of the second order if the dierences of the successive terms form an arithmetic progression of the rst order. In ...
*May 11, 2012 by Bhupendra*

**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*

**arithmetic**

Two arithmetic progression have thd same first and last terms.the first arithmetic progression has 21 terms with a common difference of 9.How many terms has the other arithmetic progression if its common difference is 4?working and answer.thans
*October 14, 2010 by William*

**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*

**AP Calculus**

The 9th term of an arithmetic progression is 4+5p and the sum of the four terms of the progression is 7p-10, where p is a constant. Given that common difference of the progression is 5, find the value of p.
*November 30, 2011 by Watermelon*

**maths**

1) The first term of arithmetic progression is -20 and the sum of it's term is 250. find it's last term if the number of it's terms is 10 2) Find the fifth term from the arithmetic progression -12, -9, -6 hence find the sum of it's first fifty terms. 3) The sum of the first ...
*September 25, 2011 by Amir khan*

**maths-Arithmetic progression**

Prove that mean of squares of first n natural numbers is (n+1)(2n+1)/6
*December 27, 2012 by Anonymous*

**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*

**maths**

how arithmetic and geometric progression can be used to solve problems related to banking business?
*December 15, 2010 by kulwa*

**AP calculus**

The consecutive terms of an arithmetic progression are 5-x, 8, 2x. Find the common difference of the progression.
*December 3, 2011 by Watermelon*

**AP calculus**

Given an arithmetic progression -7,-3,1,..., state three consecutive terms in this progression which sum up to 75.
*November 24, 2011 by Watermelon*

**economics**

please i wish to know the relationship between arithmetic progression and geometric progression as related to business studies
*November 9, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Maths**

Find 8 terms of the arithmetic progression if the second term is 2 and the sixth term is 5
*March 5, 2012 by Great*

**MATHEMATIC DEPARTMENT**

The second, third and ninth terms of an arithmetic progression forms the first, second and third terms of a geometric progression. Find the common ratio and hence the eleventh term of geometric progression.
*April 20, 2015 by Mr. Bett*

**maths **

the first term of arithmetic progression is -8 .and the ratio of the 7th and the 9th term is 5 :8 .find the common difference.
*October 20, 2014 by mafo *

**arithmetic**

What is the sum to 15 terms of an arithmetic progression whose 8th term is 4?
*July 4, 2011 by vinay*

**arithmetic**

What is the use of arithmetic progression in a circular race track? Please answer soon !
*December 21, 2010 by Mohit*

**Math - Arithmetic**

Qn: Given that 3, b, c and 18 are an Arithmetic Progression. Find the value of b and c.
*March 1, 2011 by Student55*

**maths**

What is the smallest positive common difference of a 6-term arithmetic progression consisting entirely of (positive) prime numbers?
*March 21, 2013 by rohit*

**arithmetic**

find the seventh term of an arithmetic progression 5,7,11,15
*July 1, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math**

The third,sixth and seventh terms of a geometric progression(whose common ratio is neither 0 nor 1) are in arithmetic progression. Prove dat d sum of d first three is equal to d fourth term
*March 6, 2015 by toyinbo*

**maths**

find the 20th term of an arithmetic progression whose 6th term is 3 and 14th term is 19
*June 12, 2013 by thabang*

**maths**

find the 20th term of an arithmetic progression whose 6th term is 3 and 14th term is 19
*June 12, 2013 by thabang*

**Maths**

If 9th term of an arithmetic progression is 0, prove that its 29th term is double the 19th term.
*January 9, 2014 by Anonymous*

**arithmetic**

In an arithmetic progression the sum of the first 10 terms is 50 and the 5th is three times the second term. Find the fisrt term and the common difference.
*April 12, 2011 by Bless*

**MATHs**

The three terms x+12, 3x+5 and 2x+25 are the first three terms of an arithmetic progression. What is the value of x?
*April 5, 2013 by Oian*

**arithmetic**

Find the sum of the 25th term to 50th term of the arithmetic progression 28,23,18, ...
*January 24, 2010 by Eryea*

**Maths - Arithmetic Progression**

The fourth term of an AP is 8 and the sum of the first ten terms is 40. Find the first term and the tenth term.
*September 25, 2012 by Chrissey*

**math**

There are two positive numbers that can be inserted between 3 and 9 such that the first three are in geometric progression while the last three are in arithmetic progression. Find the sum of those two numbers.
*February 14, 2011 by Sidney*

**arithmetic**

Each term of a progression is determined by adding 0.5 to the preceding term. the sum of the first 25 terms of the progression equals the square of the 25th term. calculate the possible value(s) of the first term
*February 21, 2010 by Anonymous*

**maths**

If the third and sixth terms of a geometric progression are 12 and 96, then find the number of terms in the progression, which are less than 2000.
*February 13, 2015 by Phalgun*

**arithmetic**

an arithmetic progression has 20 terms. the sum of all the even terms is 350. given that the first term is 5, find the common difference and the eleventh term.
*March 8, 2011 by rusya*

**arithmetic**

the first and second terms of an arithmetic progression are 161 and 154 respectively.the sumthe first m terms is zero.find the value of m
*February 9, 2011 by parth*

**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*

**math**

I would need help with example: The sum of three consecutive terms of geometric progression is 9. The first number with no change, the second number plus 12 and the third number minus 3, are the 3 consequtive terms of arithmetic progression. What are the values of original 3 ...
*January 10, 2015 by Viktoria*

**maths**

the sum of first 8 terms of an arithmetic progression is 156.the ratio of its 12th term to its 68th term is 1:5.calculate the first term and the fifteenth term. please help this questions please.
*December 3, 2012 by simranpreet*

**math**

Find the sum of the arithmetic progression 4 + 9 + 14 + 19 + …….94 + 99 + 104
*June 13, 2012 by dan*

**math**

Find the 7th term of arithmetic progression...12,20,28.
*October 28, 2013 by sirvic*

**arithmetic**

the 20th sum of an arithmetic progression is -7 and the sum of the first 20 terms is 620. find the 1st and 30th terms i am looking at using S20 = a(1-rn)/l-r = 620. but i am reallys tuck and think i am very wrong. please help.
*November 8, 2014 by livvy*

**precal Arithmetic progression**

The fifth term of an arithmetic series is 12 and the eighth term is 3. Find the sum of the first 6 terms and also of the first 11 terms. T5=a+4d=12 T8=a+7d=3 -3d=9 d=-3
*December 2, 2014 by Jelon*

**MATH**

What value of p are 2p-1,7 and 3P three consecutive terms of ARITHMETIC PROGRESSION
*November 15, 2009 by THOMAS HARDY*

**math**

if x,y,z represents consecutive terms in an Arithmetic progression, prove that y is = (x+z)/2
*February 27, 2011 by shakira.shakira*

**arithmetic progression**

If sum of first 21 terms of an arithmetic progression is 13 and that of first 13 terms is 21, show that sum of first 34 terms is -34 ?
*January 8, 2013 by Bishnu*

**math**

I would need help with example: The three numbers are consecutive terms of arithmetic progression and the sum of their second powers is 126. The first number 3 times smaller, the second number with no change and the third number 4 times greater, are the 3 consequtive terms of ...
*January 11, 2015 by Viktoria*

**Arithmetic Progressions **

The second term of an arithmetic progression I four times the fits term, and the first term is ten. Find the common difference and hence find the sum of the first 12 terms.
*March 10, 2015 by Steph*

**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 ...
*July 23, 2013 by John Berkhamp*

**math**

Insert 3 numbers between15 to 17 such that the terms from an Arithmetic progression
*February 27, 2011 by shakira.shakira*

**Calculus**

An arithmetic progression has terms a8 =23 and a20 =83 . What is the value of the term a12
*June 18, 2013 by Tony*

**Math**

The first three terms of an arithmetic progression are t, 2t-1, 2t+4. Calculate the value of t.
*July 2, 2014 by Christopher*

**maths-Arithmetic progression**

A ladder has rungs 25 cm apart.The rungs decrease uniformly in length from 45 cm at the bottom to 25 cm at the top.If the top and the botom rungs are two nd a half metre apart, what is the length of the wood required for the rungs
*December 26, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Math**

The 3rd and 12th terms of an arithmetic progression are 12 and -24 respectively. What is the 50th term?
*February 6, 2012 by Lerantia*

**math**

Help please find three consecutive numbers, which are in arithmetic progression whose sum is 39
*July 14, 2014 by Daniel*

**math**

Add the odd numbers divisible by 3 lying between 200 and 400.is arithmetic or geometric progression.
*August 26, 2014 by emmanuel*

**mathematics**

if the sum of the 6th and 7th terms of an arithmetic progression is 60 and the 3rd term is -5 find the common difference
*January 11, 2015 by Bella*

**maths**

the sum of the 4th and 6th terms of an A.P is 42. the sum of the 3rd and 9th terms of the progression is 52. find the first term, the common difference and the sum of the first ten terms of the progression.
*March 7, 2012 by festus*

**math**

help please The measures of the sides of a right triangle form an arithmetic progression whose difference is 1. Find the measure of the hypotenuse
*July 14, 2014 by Daniel*

**Maths**

1) In the arithmetic progression, the 8th term is twice the 4th term and the 20th term is 40. Find the common difference and the sum of the terms from the 8th to the 20th term inclusive. 2) Find the least number of terms of the AP, 1+3+5...that are required to make a sum ...
*April 17, 2008 by Anonymous*

**math**

The 5th term of an Arithmetic Progression is 8 and the 12th term is 50. Determine the sequence
*April 18, 2015 by marry*

**Mathematics**

The 3rd and 8th term of an arithmetic progression A.P are -9 and 26.what their common difference nd first term?
*February 7, 2013 by Oyediran*

**Arithmetic Progression**

the sum of the first and second terms of ap is 4 and the tenth term is 19. find the sum of the 5th and 6th
*November 12, 2014 by Josiah*

**AP calculus**

The sixth term of an Arithmetic Progression is 23 and the sum of the six terms is 78. Find the first term and the common difference.
*November 24, 2011 by Watermelon*

**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**

The third and fifth term of an arithmetic progression are 10 and-10 respectively. a)Determine the first and the common difference t3 = a + 2d = 10 t5 = a + 4d = -10 -a -2d = -10 a + 4d = -10 2d = -20 d = -10 a + 2(-10) = 10 a -20 = 10 a = 30; d = -2 b)The sum of the first 15 ...
*February 8, 2015 by kudu*

**Maths**

If 192;x;y;3 form a geometric progression, calculate the value of x and y.
*March 7, 2015 by Zikhona*

**Utech**

The 9th term of an Arithmetic Progression is 8 and the 4th term is 20. Find the first term and the common difference.
*May 1, 2012 by Jennifer*

**arithmetic progression**

the 9th term of an AP is 52 while the 12th term is 70. find the sum of it's 20th term?
*August 6, 2013 by oladepo*

**Trig/Precalc**

Two questions that I would really appreciate some hints on: 1) Circles with centers (2,1) and (8,9) have radii 1 and 9, respectively. The equation for a common external tangent can be written in the form y=mx+b with 0<m. What is b? 2) In triangle ABC, AB=BC, and BD is an ...
*January 20, 2015 by majorbill*

**math**

with clear illustrations and examples explain how arithmetic and geometric progression can be used to solve problems related to a)construction of business b)banking business c)production/operation function
*December 11, 2010 by shadrack*

**maths!!!!!!**

The 6th and 13th term of a geometric progression are 24 and 3/16 respectively.Find the sequence.
*March 21, 2015 by Raksha*

**math**

15th October 2007 is on Monday.Which day is on 15th October 2008?Find in the form of arithmetic progression.
*June 21, 2010 by Nash*

**ARATMETICS**

THE ARITHMETIC PROGRESSION 2,5,8,11 AND 3,10,17,24... HAVE SOME COMMAN VALUES.WHAT IS THE LARGEST VALUE LESS THEN 500 THAT THEY HAVE IN COMMAN?
*October 6, 2011 by JULIE*

**arithmetic progression**

given that the first term of an Ap is 7 and its 10th term is twice the second term calculate the 19th term.
*October 16, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Advanced Algebra**

The arithmetic progression has first term 4 and last term 34. If the sum of its terms is 247, find the number of terms and their common difference.
*March 20, 2015 by Ina*

**math**

the ninth term of an arithmetic progression is 52ind the and the sum of the first twelve terms is 414.find the first term and the common difference.
*January 4, 2015 by jaylan talib*

**GP Caluculus**

The third term of a geometric progression is 16. The sum of the third term and the fouth term is 8. Find (a)the first term and the common ration of the progression (b)the sum of infinity of the progression
*December 1, 2011 by Watermelon*

**GP Caluculus**

The third term of a geometric progression is 16. The sum of the third term and the fouth term is 8. Find (a)the first term and the common ration of the progression (b)the sum of infinity of the progression
*December 1, 2011 by Watermelon*

**GP Caluculus**

The third term of a geometric progression is 16. The sum of the third term and the fourth term is 8.Find (a)the first term and the common ratio of the progression. (b)the sum of infinity of the progression.
*December 1, 2011 by Watermelon*

**Arithmetic Progression**

In an AP the 6th term is half the 4th term and the 3rd term is 15. a. Find the fist term and the common difference. b. How many times are needed to give a sum that is less than 65?
*September 17, 2012 by Math*

**Math**

The fifth term of an arithmetic progression is three times the second term,and the third term is 10.a)What is the first term,b)the common difference and c)the 15th term?
*January 27, 2013 by Bethold*

**math**

divide 100 loaves of bread amoung 5 men so that the amounts are in arithmetic progression ( increase by the same amount each time) and the sum of the three largest shares is seven times the sum of the two smallest.
*August 10, 2009 by jake*

**math **

Divide 100 loaves of bread amoung five men so that the amounts are in arithmetic progression ( increase by the same amount each time) and the sum of the three largest is seven times the amount of the two smallest.
*August 6, 2011 by Sirena*

**math**

The three terms x+12, 3x+5 and 2x+25 are the first three terms of an arithmetic progression. What is the value of x?
*April 5, 2013 by ayan*

**math**

if 4th term of an arithmetic progression is 3 times the 1st term nd 7th term exceeds twice the third term by 1. find the first term and common difference
*April 20, 2015 by anandita*

**Math (Pre-Cal)**

There is exactly one triangle the length of whose sides are integers in arithmetic progression and whose area is 156 square units. Find the perimeter of this triangle.
*February 11, 2013 by Dan*

**Pre-Calculus**

Three numbers whose sum is 15 are in an arithmetic progression. The product of the 1st two numbers is 2 more than the 3rd. Find the three numbers.
*September 19, 2010 by Melina*

**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*

**maths - series**

U1=3 (take them both into consideration) Un+1=Un /2 List the first five terms, and if possible, describe the type of progression
*May 24, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Math**

The sixth term of an arithmetic progression is 265 and the sum of the first 5 terms is 1445. Find the minimum value of n so that the sum of the first n terms is negative.
*February 9, 2013 by azmeerahim*

**math**

in an arithmetic progression the 50th term is equal to 3, and the sum of the first 8th is equal to 23. find the first term and the common difference
*November 5, 2010 by Ali*

**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*

**math**

the first term of an arthmetic progression is 1 and its last term is 28, find the sum of the progression if their number is 10
*November 1, 2010 by sonia*

**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
*February 7, 2014 by kruthi*

**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 *

**maths**

calculate the 16th term of an arithmatic progression he its fifth term is 6 and its 12th is 41.
*April 9, 2012 by mafika *

**maths**

Find two geometric progression having: 2 as second term and 1458 as eight term,
*June 15, 2013 by Shane*

**Maths**

The first term of an AP is 3 and the eleventh term is 18.find the number of terms in the progression if the sum is 81.
*August 28, 2013 by Melody*

**maths**

determine the first three terms of the erithmetic progression of which the 7th term is 3 and the 12th term is -3?
*January 22, 2015 by saku*

**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*