Math
posted by JC
In the arithmetic sequence 7, 4, 1, 2,..., what term is 44?

Steve
clearly, a=7 and d=3
7+(n1)*3=44
Now just find n.
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

math
find the rule for the Nth term of the arithmetic sequence. 11/2, 25/6, 17/6, 3/2, 1/6..... If you change the denomators to 6, you should notice the numerators follow the sequence: 33,25,17,9,1,...which is an arithmetic sequence with … 
Mathematics : Arithmetic Sequence
The 5th term and the 8th term of an arithmetic sequence are 18 and 27 respctively. a)Find the 1st term and the common difference of the arithmetic sequence. b)Find the general term of the arithmetic sequence. 
Math  Arithmetic Sequences
The sum of the 4th and the 14th term of an arithmetic sequence equals 22. The 9th term is 4 larger than the 4th term. Calculate the first term of the sequence. I've been trying to solve this for like an hour but I just can't figure … 
Math
A sequence is formed by adding together the corresponding terms of a geometric sequence and and an arithmetic sequence.The common ratio of the geometric sequence is 2 and the common difference of the arithmetic sequence is 2.The first … 
Arithmetic Sequence
Given the third term of an arithmetic sequence less than the fourth term by three. The seventh term is two times the fifth term. Find the common difference and the first term. 
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? 
Math
1. Find the 12th term of the arithmetic sequence 2, 6, 10, … . 2. Solve for the 101st term of the sequence whose 1st term is xy and d=2x+y3. 3. In the sequence 2, 6, 10, … , what term has a value of 106? 
Algebra
True or False 1. – 5, – 5, – 5, – 5, – 5, … is an arithmetic sequence. 2. In an arithmetic sequence, it is possible that the 13th term is equal to its 53rd term. 3. In an arithmetic sequence, the common difference is computed … 
arithmetic sequence
the 40th term of an arithmetic sequence is equal to the sum of the 20th and 31st term. if the common difference of the sequence is10. find the first term. 
Algebra
I am so lost on these problems. Write a geometric sequence that starts with 3 and has a common ratio of 5. What is the 23rd term in the sequence. Write an arithmetic sequence that has a common difference of 4 and the eighth term is …