Algebra 2

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How do I find the first five terms of each sequence?

a(1)=3, a(n+1)=a(n)+5

The things in the parentheses are subscripts.

  • Algebra 2 -

    You have a recursive formula
    a(1) = 3
    a(2) = a(1) + 5 = 8
    a(3) = a(2) + 5 = 13

    I am sure you can finish it now

  • Algebra 2 -

    Okay. Thank you. I tried it by myself while I was waiting for a response and wasn't sure if I did it right. But I did so, thanks again.

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