Algebra 2

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What is a recursive definition for the sequence 3, 5, 9, 17, 33.....
My answer was adding muliple of numbers, is this correct?

  • Algebra 2 -

    pretty vague definition.
    For more precision, try

    Tn+1 = 2Tn - 1

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